Just In: Outage Update from PECO

Digital Reporter- Jeff Bohen

Downed Power Line Poll in Bristol Twp – Newportville Rd.
Credit: Alex Gross


As a result of last nights powerful storm PECO just provided this news organization with an update on specific municipalities in Lower Bucks  area.

According to a PECO spokesperson here is the following data.

Due to the storm last evening, following are the number of customers currently impacted in Lower Bucks County:

Location Number of Customers Impacted
Bensalem 2,203
Bristol Borough and Township      15
Falls and Tulleytown Borough 1,738
Northampton 1,686
Newtown     360
Downed Power Line Poll in Bristol Twp – Newportville Rd.
Credit: Alex Gross

PECO’s Emergency Response Organization is activated, and all available personnel are responding to support our customers. PECO has secured local contractor crews to provide assistance in making repairs.  Estimated restoration times will be available as crews continue to assess damage and make repairs, officials said.


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Jeff Bohen
Digital Reporter
Jeff Bohen has been covering news in the Philadelphia region since 2008. First on Temple Student Radio WHIP's "Run Down" Show. He then Interned at WBCB, and was a Patch.com contributor on four different Patch sites. Bohen was/ is the co-founder/creator of LeviittownNow.com helping it become the most popular digital news site in Lower Bucks County.
Bohen is a passionate about educating the public on issues surrounding mental health, as he lives with Bi-Polar Disorder. In his free time, Jeff is a avid sports fan, podcast listener, and metal head whose the best air guitarist/drummer he knows. Bohen is single and has no children.