Over 8,000 East Texans without power due to high winds

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TYLER, Texas (KETK) – Tens of thousands of East Texans are currently in the dark while a cold front blows high-speed winds across the area.

Tree branches have fallen on power lines and knocked down utility poles.

Below is a breakdown of the number of homes in each county without power broken down by power company.

Due to some areas being serviced by more than one power company, some counties are listed more than once. As of this writing, KETK estimates that 8,718 homes are without electricity.

Oncor

  • Anderson County: 255
  • Angelina County: 638
  • Cherokee County: 301
  • Henderson County: 337
  • Hopkins County: 0
  • Houston County: 76
  • Nacogdoches County: 1,034
  • Rusk County: 169
  • Smith County: 2,237
  • Van Zandt County: 94

Swepco

  • Bowie County: 11
  • Camp County: 45
  • Cass County: 12
  • Franklin County: 157
  • Gregg County: 1,924
  • Harrison County: 46
  • Morris County: 67
  • Panola County: 41
  • Rusk County: 612
  • Shelby County: 7
  • Smith County: 78
  • Titus County: 61
  • Upshur County: 359
  • Van Zandt County: 5 or less
  • Wood County: 152

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