UPDATE: Thousands still without power
(WILX) - Consumers Energy reported over 7000 outages in Michigan early Tuesday morning. 1,407 people were affected in DeWitt which announced that its schools were canceling instruction.
The cause of the outages has yet to be determined.
To check if your area is affected you can look at the Consumers Energy outage map here.
UPDATE: Some power has been restored, but over 5000 are still without power according to Consumers Energy’s outage map. Most of the power in DeWitt was restored by 10:00 a.m.
This is a developing story, and WILX will update you as more information becomes available.
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