Sunday storms bring damage, power outages to central Ohio

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COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Sunday evening storms brought damage and outages to central Ohio.

AEP Ohio is reporting a number of outages in central Ohio after a strong line of storms moved through Sunday.

As of 7:30pm, here are some numbers from the website:Click here to access AEP Ohio’s outage map.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, the heavy rain washed away a temporary drainage barrier on 270 near US 23, causing flooding issues. The eastbound ramp to US 23 was closed while ODOT worked to fix the problem.

There are also several road closures in south Columbus due to flooding.

The Hardin County Sheriff said trees and power lines are down throughout the county.

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office also reported trees and lines down in the county.Keep checking for real-time updates on this story. To get alerts for breaking news, grab the free NBC4 News App for iPhone or Android. You can also sign up for email alerts.

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