Thousands without power in Pike County, IL after severe weather
Nearly 3000 people in Pike County, IL were without power Wednesday night after Ameren Illinois reported as many as eight outages in the area.
According to the Ameren's website, the outages began at approximately 6:33 p.m. As of 9:22 p.m, 1,682 customers were without power.
There is no cause determined for the outage.
You can monitor the outages right now by clicking this link to Ameren Illinois outage map.