Strong storm knocks out power to thousands

Thousands of people were without power Wednesday evening after a strong storm moved through the area.

The majority of the Dayton Power & Light outages were in Miami and Montgomery counties.

At its height, there were more than 1,450 outages in Miami County alone, but by 11 p.m. there were 633 in Miami County, the DP&L online outage map showed. By 3:15 a.m., Miami County had no outages on the DP&L map.

Other outages by county reported as of 3:15 a.m. by DP&L, Ohio Edison and Duke Energy include:

Preble, 258

Darke, 111

Clark, 101

Shelby, 80

Champaign, 61

Warren, 44

Greene, 36

Montgomery, 22

Auglaize: 14

Logan, 11

Butler, 9

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