(WHTM) – Thousands of customers were without power on Saturday night after a strong storm swept through the region.
According to PPL, as of 10:30 p.m. on Saturday 4,477 customers in Cumberland County and 5,666 customers in Dauphin County were without power. Around 9 a.m. on Sunday a combined 2,000 residents were still waiting for it to be restored.
Areas that were impacted the most by power outages overnight include the City of Harrisburg, East Pennsboro Township, Mechanicsburg Borough, Lower Allen Township, Lower Paxton Township, Swatara Township, and Williams Township.
As of Sunday morning the area still facing issues is the City of Harrisburg.
PPL says more than 12,000 customers across the state are being affected by power outages on Saturday night.
Pictures across the region showed uprooted trees, hail, and downed lines following the afternoon storms. Hail sizes across the region ranged from marble to golf ball-sized.
According to 511PA, a portion of Jonestown Road in Dauphin County was closed for downed power lines.
PPL says if you see a downed power line you should report it immediately to 1-800-342-5775 (1-800-DIAL-PPL).