3,000 So. Marylanders Still Without Power, Says SMECO


HUGHESVILLE, Md. - The Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative (SMECO) reported today that as of 8 a.m., they are still working to restore power to nearly 3,000 customers.

The storm system that swept through the Midwest and into the mid-Atlantic and New England areas left thousands without power as rain and high winds brought down trees and power lines.

Damage from the storm caused scattered outages throughout SMECO's service area. More than 500 outage incidents are currently identified as being in need of repair. SMECO says they have over 40 crews working in the service area, and they expect to have power restored by late afternoon or late this evening.

To report outages and downed power lines, customers should call 1-888-440-3311 or 1-877-747-6326.

Featured Sponsor

Pepper's Pet Pantry
Gifts for Pets and the People That Love Them. Located in Solomons Towne Centre.


Reader Comments

Featured Sponsor

Vintage Values Thrift Stores
Shop Vintage Values and find terrific bargains, all while helping a good cause!

Need Legal Representation?

Three So. Maryland locations to serve you. Personal Injury, Criminal Defense, DUI Defense.

Follow SoMd HL News