Icy, snowy winter storm knocks out power in Oklahoma
January 1, 2021
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Nearly 20,000 Oklahoma homes and businesses were without power early Friday after a winter storm dumped snow and ice across a large swath of the state.
The website PowerOutage.US reported 19,238 outages in the state, mostly in Cleveland and Oklahoma counties in central Oklahoma.
The Department of Transportation discouraged travel and reported highways and interstates across western and central Oklahoma are covered in snow and slick. The National Weather Service in Norman said the heaviest accumulations of snow appeared to be on the western side of the Oklahoma City m...