Power companies work to restore electricity after storms

The blast of bad weather in our area has left customers without power and trees and powerlines down throughout the community.

Duke Energy is reporting nearly 6,300 customers are without power in Bartholomew and Brown counties, while Bartholomew County REMC is reporting another 500. Crews will be working to restore power as soon as possible.

If you are a Duke Energy customer and are still without power, you can call 1-800-343-3525.