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More Than 35,000 Without Power in Central Indiana

Last updated on Sunday, January 5, 2014

(INDIANAPOLIS) - More than 35,000 people are without power in central Indiana as a major winter storm system bears down on the state Sunday.

Duke Energy reported over 6,500 without power at 6 pm, while Indianapolis Power and Light had over 29,000 outages.

It has gotten the attention of city leaders, too. Mayor Greg Ballard and other officials put out a warning for everyone to stay inside.

IPL customers should report outages or downed power lines to 317-261-8111. Duke customers should call 1-800-343-3525.

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