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More than 75,000 East Texas homes are experiencing power outages in wake of winter storm

Updated: Jan. 10, 2021 at 10:55 PM CST
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Update, 4:21 p.m. Monday: The City of Tyler reports that Oncor indicates they may have power restored by 5 p.m. today.

TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - Along with the snow and sleet, 2021′s first winter storm also brought thousands of power outages to East Texas.

SWEPCO representatives noted that they expect all of their East Texas customers to have power restored by 10 p.m. Wednesday. Deep East Texas Electric Co-Operative also provided a statement saying they estimate complete power restoration to be completed by Wednesday.

• Oncor: 33,756

• SWEPCO: 17,149

• Houston Co. Electric: 2,934

• Rusk Co. Electric: 6,678

• Upshur Rural Elec.: 1,103

• Trinity Valley Elec.: 896

• Deep East Texas Electric Co-Op: 13,340

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