|By The Macon Telegraph|
|McClatchy-Tribune Information Services|
About 10,000 customers were without electricity in
Another 1,000 customers were without electricity in the
The total 26,000 outages in
Since Tuesday, 470,000 of the utility company's customers lost electricity, but service has been restored to 270,000, Boatright said.
Crews will not be able to fully estimate when power will be restored until Thursday afternoon, she said.
Additional crews are working to restore outages.
Flint Energies reported about 52 members without electricity as of
One accident has blocked all lanes of
Macon-Bibb EMA Deputy Director
Numerous trees and power lines are down, but crews are working to restore service, Roberson said.
Power is out for much of
He urges everyone to stay off the roads.
"It's a horrible inconvenience, and we understand that," Perry said. "But stay off the roads. The power's going to be out for a while."
Conditions appear to be better farther south.
A thick layer of ice is reported in the