UPDATE: As of 9:19 p.m. Thursday, the SWEPCO outage map shows that over 300 homes are without power in the aforementioned areas.

The number of homes has decreased from over 2,000 earlier Thursday evening.


According to the SWEPCO outage map, over 2,000 homes across East Texas are reporting power outages.

More than 1,500 of those homes are in the Kilgore area, while the rest are near Longview and White Oak.

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