Power Outages Reported in Elkridge Friday Afternoon
Were you trapped in the Elkridge library? We found someone who was.
With a severe thunderstorm watch in effect, the utility company BGE got prepared, issuing a statement Friday morning that it had 500 workers at the ready.
By 4:15 p.m., more than 2,500 customers in Howard County were without power, and the majority were concentrated in Elkridge, according to BGE.
Even without power, Elkridge was buzzing on Twitter. Here's what people were saying:
Police recommend treating intersections where there are non-functioning lights as a four-way stop.
Call BGE to report an outage at 1-877-778-2222.
Call BGE at 800-685-0123 to report downed power lines.