Ameren Illinois has been posting updates about power outages as the winter storm rages on. Marcelyn Love, Spokesperson for Ameren Illinois, told Regional Radio News that crews are out, trying to restore power to customers that are affected.
Power lines have been knocked down due to the high winds and Love urges residents to stay away from downed power lines.
Love says if you are experiencing a power outage, you can call Ameren at 800-755-5000 and can report the outage online at amerenillinois.com. Updates on Facebook and Twitter will also be posted as well.