Rockford Scanner™: Snow Causing Havoc In our Area: Power Outages, Trees Down, Etc…

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Recent snowfalls have caused some havoc in the area tonight.

Several reports of power outages, transformers on fire, trees down and gas leaks. All over the area tonight.

COMED is reporting approx. 1000 customers are currently without power. Estimated restore times are various times.

Reports of a major gas leak near Cunningham.
Unknown if it is weather related though.

Numerous accidents being reported (See our website)

NWS is reporting approx. 4 inches of heavy snow has fallen in our area.