St. Louis, Mo. – Ameren Missouri says that there were around 530 homes without power Sunday. A MoDOT crew working on I-44 near Jefferson caught an overhead power line in their equipment add around 1:30 AM today. This broke a shared utility pole.
The incident closed lanes of traffic on I-44 as crews worked to clear the accident. Traffic was disrupted for several hours.
There are now just over 200 customers without power, with an estimated restoration time of 12 p.m. Sunday.