Photo Courtesy of Ameren

Hundreds of crews working around the clock to bring power online

June 30, 2018 - 10:07 am

Belleville, IL (KMOX) - Roughly 16-thousand customers in Missouri and Illinois are still without power mid-morning Saturday.

Storms Thursday night downed trees and power lines.

Ameren Illinois says it hopes to restore electric service to Granite City, Maryville, East St. Louis, Belleville, Mt. Vernon and Centralia by midnight tonight.