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Several trees down during Friday morning storms

Several trees down during Friday morning storms
Published: Jun. 17, 2022 at 3:24 AM CDT|Updated: Jun. 17, 2022 at 10:56 PM CDT
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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - The storms Friday morning caused several power outages.

There were close to 20,000 CenterPoint customers without power, but the number was closer to 800 at around 11 p.m.

Kenergy representative Leslie Barr told 14 News that at their peak, around 7,100 outages were recorded.

She said those outages could persist through the evening in some areas.

The hardest-hit counties, Barr said, were Hopkins, Crittenden, Union and Webster Counties.

She recommended that people experiencing outages in those areas prepare a plan to find a place to stay that has power.

[View CenterPoint outage map]

[View Kenergy outage map]

There are also several reports of trees down across the Tri-State area.

[Home built in early 1900s damaged by decades old tree in Evansville]

[1 fallen tree damages 2 homes in Evansville]

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