First Energy to work into weekend to restore power

(WOIO) - Thousands still without power after a strong line of storms moved through the area late Wednesday night.

Cleveland was one of the hardest hit areas, with a large number of First Energy customers in Garfield Heights and Parma also dealing with the loss of electricity.

First Energy says they have about 6,500 customers still out power, they will be working well into weekend to get everybody restored.

View the latest power outage numbers HERE.

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