Crews worked all Christmas night to repair the damaged electric system after a tornado hit the Goshen area. The storm caused severe damage to both the electric system of South Alabama Electric Cooperatives and to the homes and property in the area.
At its peak, an estimated 2,000 SAEC members were without power. As of 11AM approximately 847 accounts are still without power. Crews will continue to work until power is back on to all individuals.
According to Max Davis, General Manager for SAEC, the following information is known: