7 PM Outage Update:
Due to afternoon storms, Deep East Texas Electric Cooperative is reporting approximately 3,400 power outages.
Jasper Co: 1,800 Newton Co: 900 Sabine Co: 600 San Augustine Co: 40 Nacogdoches and Shelby Co: 5
Crews are currently working to restore power as quickly and as safely as possible. Above all, DETEC encourages everyone to keep safety a priority. Should you encounter a downed line, consider it live and dangerous. Please report all downed lines and outages to DETEC at 1(800) 392-5986.