Power outages from Sunday storms

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JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Power companies are reporting outages as severe storms move through Mississippi.

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The Electric Cooperatives of Mississippi released the following statement about the power outages:

Electric power associations, serving across Mississippi, are reporting more than 24,000 electric meters without service due to the severe weather throughout our service area. The majority of the meters affected are in the central and southern part of the state. Emergency crews are in the areas assisting local crews in assessing damage and restoring power in a safe and timely manner. Local management ask that members practice social-distancing as lineworkers work in the affected areas.

Ron Stewart, Sr. VP, Communications for Electric Cooperatives of Mississippi

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