Thousands without power in Lorain County following storms

LORAIN, Ohio-- Thousands of people lost power Friday morning during a round of scattered storms.

In Lorain County, more than 5,000 FirstEnergy customers were without service at about 9 a.m. The hardest hit areas include Avon Lake, Lorain and Amherst Township.

That number dropped to about 2,100 by 10 a.m. and nearly all customers had service restored by 11 a.m.

Outages were also reported in Cuyahoga, Huron, Lake and Medina counties.

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