Thousands without power in Ambler area

The storm that blew through this afternoon has knocked out power to thousands of accounts in the Ambler area. PECO reports that there are 1,139 accounts out in Ambler, 7,195 in Whitpain, 1,763 in Lower Gwynedd, and 1,694 in Upper Dublin.

If you view’s active incident page, you can see that there are several electrical fires and accidents first responders are dealing with.

There are too many outages to provide details on each one, but all are expected to be resolved by 6:00 p.m.