Thousands still without power


Friday, July 17th 2009, 4:42 pm
By: News 9


OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- About 4,000 Oklahoma Gas & Electric Co. customers remain without power after strong thunderstorms hit central Oklahoma.
   More than 29,500 customers were without power at the height of the storm Thursday.
   The storms were the result of a cold front that entered the state on Wednesday and is pushing southward. The storms were accompanied by heavy rain, hail, strong winds and frequent lightning.