UPDATE: Spring ice storm knocks out power in Farmington, Hills

More than 1,000 Farmington and Farmington Hills residents remained without power Sunday night as freezing rain affected DTE Energy equipment across the Detroit metro area.

According to the DTE outage map, the largest areas affected are north of Nine Mile Road east and west of Middlebelt, south of Shiawassee between Hawthorne and Nine Mile, north of Freedom Road from just west of Gill Road to a block east of Farmington Road, and neighborhoods east of Beaumont Farmington Hills hospital. Smaller outages are scattered in and around those areas.

Jon Aldred for Farmington Hills City Council

DTE Outage Map

The power company estimates 310,000 customers lost power Sunday morning. A DTE spokesperson told the Detroit Free Press that the company hopes to have almost all power restored by Tuesday evening.

Customers can report an outage, check an outage status and view an outage map at dteenergy.com or from their smart phones. Download the app from the App Store or Google Play. Customers may also call DTE Energy at 800-477-4747 to report power outages or downed power lines.


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