AEP reports thousands without power across central Ohio


COLUMBUS -- Thousands are without power Saturday evening as a result of storms brushing through central Ohio.

According to AEP's outage map, there are more than 16,600 outages across central Ohio. As of 11:15 p.m., 16,176 customers are without power.

AEP asks if you are experiencing an outage, please call 1-800-672-2231 to report.