Over 18,000 Power Outages Reported in Matawan-Aberdeen Area
Thousands of Matawan, Aberdeen, Keyport and Old Bridge households are reporting power outages.
Over 18,000 households in the Matawan-Aberdeen area are without power as the worst part of Hurricane Sandy begins to move through the region.
According to the Jersey Central Power and Light website, there are approximately 3,065 outages in Aberdeen, 3,354 in Matawan, about 210 in Keyport and 11,991 in Old Bridge.
JCP&L is anticipating widespread power outages in New Jersey as Hurricane Sandy passes through. Outages may last from seven to ten days as a result of the expected damage.
To see current power outages, visit JCP&L's online map.
Do not call local police departments to report power outages and always treat downed wires as live and dangerous.
To report an outage, visit JCP&L online or call 1-888-544-4877.