DETROIT (WWJ) – Large pockets of power outages across metro Detroit are impacting more than 4,000 DTE Energy customers.
Homes and businesses started reporting the outages early Thursday morning. In one instance, the traffic lights are out at the corner of 8 Mile Road and Gratiot Avenue, with reports of near misses between impatient drivers as the morning commute ramps up.READ MORE: State Fears Confusion After Michigan Restaurant Wins In Dining Ban Case
Other large areas with outages this morning include the Grosse Pointes, Ferndale and Dearborn Heights.READ MORE: MSU Police Find Body That Is Believed To Be Brendan Santo In Red Cedar RiverMichigan Prisons Follows CDC, Allows COVID-Positive Staff To Work After 5 Days With Mild Symptoms
DTE Energy crews are now troubleshooting the outages, but had no estimate for when power would be restored.