Tuesday, February 16, 2016

UPDATED: Snow, ice cause power outages

Wintry weather has caused many power outages. The worst is in Steuben County where NYSEG reported at 9:40 a.m. that 6,293 customers were without electric. The southern end of the county has been hardest hit. Eleven separate outages were reported from Troupsburg to Addison. In Allegany County, 1,316 RG&E customers lost power and 1,291 NYSEG customers were in the dark. Three separate outages were reported from Allentown to South Bolivar to the Town of Genesee. National Grid also reports multiple outages impacting 325 customers. Utility crews were unable to provide an estimated time when power would be restored.