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New Home Damage Estimate Tops 1000

Tue, 19 Nov 2013 12:24:20 CST
By: Charlie Schlenker

The estimated number of homes damaged or destroyed in Washingtin, Illinois is now up to 1,000. Homeowners are being allowed to collect personal items in the affected areas until 5 p.m. Ameren Illinois says it hopes to restore power to the remaining 5,500 households out of service by tomorrow evening in Pekin and Washington. Authorities will continue the 6 p.m. to 7 a.m. curfew in the affected areas.

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