Thousands without power after icy trees snap lines

Thousands without power after icy trees snap lines (Image 1)
Thousands without power after icy trees snap lines (Image 1)

Nearly 9,000 customers remained without electricity in Dickson, Cheatham and Hickman counties Monday evening after ice during the early morning hours caused tree limbs to snap, knocking out power.

As many as 12,000 Dickson Electric customers were without power at the height of the storm.

The company says it will have 20 crews out working late into the evening to restore power, but it could be a few days before all the lights are back on.

To check the latest outages or report one in your area, follow the links below:

In Dickson, Highway 48 South between West Piney and Bruce roads is closed due to multiple trees, poles and power lines down.  Motorists are encouraged to avoid the area.

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