1,600 Ameren customers without power in Franklin County


Web Editor - Nick Miller

FRANKLIN COUNTY, IL - Roughly 1,600 Ameren customers in Franklin County, Illinois are currently without power. That is roughly 10% of customers in the county.

Franklin County Emergency Management Agency officials are projecting a restoration time of 11:00 pm for all areas currently without power in the county.

Emergency crews are asking people to avoid the area of Taylor Road (149 to Rains Road) for safety concerns.

Ameren customers can check on the estimated duration of outages by visiting their website.