BGE Warns Additional Outages Expected
As of 2 p.m., officials from the utilities company report that power has been restored to more than 133,000 customers.
Although the brunt of superstorm Sandy has passed, Baltimore Gas & Electric officials caution that additional outages are expected.
New outages may occur over the next few days as tree and tree limbs weakened by the storm continue falling, according to a news release. As of 2:36 p.m., electric service was restored to more than 166,274 customers.
The BGE current outages map shows that 150,705 customers are still without.
More than 4,500 workers are assisting in ongoing restoration efforts, the release states.
Customers are asked to report power outages and downed wires by calling 1-877-778-2222.