Power restored to thousands after storms move through Lowcountry

VIDEO: Thousands without power as storms move through Lowcountry

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Power has been restored to thousands of Lowcountry residents after powerful thunderstorms moved through overnight.

The SCE&G outage map showed more than 1,000 people without power in the Hanahan, Ladson area and another 400 without power along Highway 17 in Colleton County. There were more than 3,000 without power in Charleston County.

Some sporadic outages are also showed up around the Lowcountry. Wind gusts at Charleston International Airport were reported at up to 50 mph with sustained wind of up to 35 mph.

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