Nearly 5,000 power outages reported across Lowcountry
CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - Electric utilities were reporting approximately just over 5,000 power failures across South Carolina after powerful rains, strong winds and thunderstorms from Tropical Storm Elsa moved across the Lowcountry.
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As of 6:15 a.m., Charleston and Beaufort Counties accounted for more than 4,600 of the Dominion Energy outages.
Berkeley Electric Cooperative
Berkeley Electric Coop said as of 6:15 a.m. the majority of its outages were in Charleston County:
Edisto Electric Cooperative
The Edisto Electric Cooperative reported a small number of outages in Dorchester and Orangeburg Counties at 6 a.m.
Those outages have since been resolved.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.
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