Crews from Ohio, Michigan, Iowa, Wisconsin and Tennessee were rolling into the LG&E Auburndale Operations Center throughout the day Sunday.
Crews were briefed and trained as they arrived.
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Hundreds of additional resources
have been brought in to assist LG&E due to the threat of power outages.
Crews from Ohio,
Michigan, Iowa, Wisconsin and Tennessee were rolling into the LG&E Auburndale
Operations Center throughout the day
Before they hit the streets the out of town crews will be briefed
and going through training.
With the combination of wind and ice on the trees workers
are also preparing to work long shifts.
Liz Pratt with LG&E said, "This storm has many different
elements. We are continuing to monitor that. We have working for the last
several days directly with NWS as well as neighboring utilities to see how this
storm has impacted their area as it has moved through."
Friday, August 22 2014 5:55 PM EDT2014-08-22 21:55:26 GMT
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