SWEPCO: Over 2,000 Gregg County residents currently without power after storm

SWEPCO: Over 2,000 Gregg County residents currently without power after storm
Towercam in Longview struck (Source: KLTV)

GREGG COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) - A storm front passing through East Texas, with heavy lightning, has left some residents in the dark.

According to SWEPCO, about 2,500 customers have been left without power. You can check the status of that outage here.

Chief Meteorologist Mark Scirto shared a photograph of the KLTV towercam as it was struck by lightning during the storm. He said it happened at about 8:13 p.m.

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