CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – Tens of thousands of customers remain without electricity a day after storms packing high winds blew through West Virginia.READ MORE: OCA Pittsburgh And UPMC Team Up To Help Get The Asian-American Community Vaccinated
The National Weather Service says wind gusts of 56 mph were reported in parts of the state Saturday night.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Ballet Theater Preparing To Begin Open Air Performances
American Electric Power says on its website that about 48,000 customers were without service Sunday in southern West Virginia.
FirstEnergy says nearly 2,000 customers in northern parts of the state have no electricity.MORE NEWS: Fire Destroys Spaghetti & Steakhouse Restaurant In Murrysville
(Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)