Alabama Power: 400,000 residents without power at storms' peak

(WTVM) - Alabama Power says 400,000 residents were without power during the peak of Wednesday night's storms. Most in the Birmingham, Anniston and Gadsden areas.

Power has been restored to 50,000 residents so far. 

Minimal outages reported in the southeasten region which encompasses Phenix City and Eufaula areas.

No word on when most residents can expect to have power restored.

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