OG & E Gives Power Restoration Updates For Oklahoma Towns


Saturday, May 20th 2017, 11:56 am
By: Dee Duren


Oklahoma Gas & Electric said crews are working to restore power to most customers Saturday. Checotah residents are still expected to be without electricity until Sunday.

The storms caused significant damage to the power company's infrastructure in the Checotah area, OG&E tweeted Saturday morning.

5/19/2017 Related Story: Downed Power Pole Leaves Checotah Area In The Dark

Along Highway 69, just south of town, was the hardest hit area. A downed power pole left a chunk of town without power.

They do not have an estimate for power to be restored in the Sulphur area. 

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Oklahoma Gas & Electric said crews are working to restore power to most customers Saturday. Checotah residents are still expected to be without electricity until Sunday.  

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