ST. LOUIS (KSDK) - Ameren Missouri has opened its Emergency Operations Center to give restoration support to communities affected by storms Wednesday night.
As of 10 p.m. Wednesday there are approximately 42,000 Ameren Missouri customers without power.
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The damage is still being assessed and crews are being brought in tonight to start the restoration process.
Anyone who sees downed power lines should stay away and call Ameren Missouri at 1-800-552-7583 or 911. You should assume all lines are energized.
For up-to-date information on outages, visit Ameren Missouri's outage map.