The Whitpain Township Police Department just released an update on the storm clean up, power outages, and road closures. See below:
Clean-up continues from last night’s powerful thunderstorms. At of 3:30 PM, PECO reports that 9% of Whitpain customers are currently without power. To view you power outrageous, please visit PECO’s website:
Several roads in the township are closed because of downed power lines and trees. Township Public Works crews are working to clear downed trees from roadways, but PECO crews must de-energize and clear downed power lines before tree clearing can occur. The list of road closures as of 3:30 PM include:
-Walton Road between Stenton Avenue and Skippack Pike.
-Lantern Lane between Penllyn Blue Bell Pike and Plymouth Road.
-Midway Lane between Union Meeting Road and Stonybrook Drive.
-Stonybrook Drive at Sunset Drive.
The Whitpain Police lobby is open 24-7 and residents without power are welcome to stop in to charge their cell phones and devices.