Weekend Power Outage Affected Nearly 1,000 Ameren Customers

Massac Co. — Power is restored to nearly 1,000 Ameren Customers in the area after a weekend outage. According to an Ameren Spokesperson, the company has restored power to more than 950 customers throughout Johnson and Massac Counties, centered mostly on Vienna, Brookport and Metropolis. Ameren says the outage was likely caused by an issue with a main line, but the exact cause has not yet been discovered.