Ameren assessing damage from winter weather


Web Editor - Amanda Roberts

 ST. LOUIS - Ameren Missouri crews are in Cape Girardeau assessing damage from the first wave of this winter weather.

More than 500 team members are responding to outages.

Freezing rain continues to fall, coating power lines with ice which could result in more outages.

Employees are working quickly and safely to restore power and remind customers they too should put safety first.

Customers can call (800) 552 7583 or 911 to report a downed line or by clicking here. Customers are reminded to assume that all downed lines are energized.