Power restored in Lewis County following severe thunderstorms

Power restored in Lewis County following severe thunderstorms
More than 350 National Grid customers were without power in Lewis County into Friday afternoon. Most were in the Croghan area. (Source: National Grid website)

WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - More than 350 National Grid customers were without power in Lewis County early Friday afternoon.

That was after a line of severe thunderstorms moved through the north country late Friday morning.

Most of the outages were in the Croghan area immediately after the storm: 341 in the town and 17 in the village.

The outage began around 11:30 a.m.

As of 3 p.m. Friday, 120 customers in the town of Croghan were still without power.

Shortly before 5 p.m., National Grid reported electricity had been restored.

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