UPDATE: As of 9 p.m. Thursday, approximately 760 members are still without power. This number is down from more than 1,800 early in the day.
PREVIOUSLY REPORTED: WIN Energy crews are working to restore power in multiple counties.
Strong winds and storms have caused power outages throughout the day on Thursday for WIN Energy REMC members in Clay, Gibson, Greene, Knox, Pike, Posey, Sullivan and Vigo counties.
Approximately 1,800 members are currently without power. Damage from the storms includes downed trees and power lines. Crews are working to restore power as quickly as possible. It is anticipated that restoration times will be extended due to the extent of damage of the widespread outages.
Members can report outages by calling 888-456-9876, through their online SmartHub account or mobile app, or by texting ‘OUT’ to 85700. View current outages by clicking here.