AKRON, Ohio April 24, 2012 Pennsylvania Ohio West Virginia
A total of approximately 110, 000 FirstEnergy utility customers experienced a service interruption as a result of the damaging weather event. As a result of the company’s prompt restoration efforts, more than 98 percent of those affected had their power restored within 24 hours. As of noon today, the remaining outage totals by utility include:
- Penelec – about 500 customers without service; final restorations expected by late this afternoon/early evening
- West Penn Power – less than 1,000 customers without service; final restorations expected by late this afternoon/early evening
- 4:00 p.m.
Edison, Ohio Edison
SOURCE FirstEnergy Corp.