As of 6 a.m., approximately 165,000 DTE Energy customers are out of electric service due to the high winds and lightning that hit southeast Michigan Sunday afternoon. DTE has restored power to 21,000 customers that were affected by the storm, which included wind gusts of up to 70 m.p.h. in the DTE service area.
One person is dead, and another remains critically injured after a lightning strike in Southern California.
A wildfire that has already destroyed at least 17 structures is threatening more than 500 more in the Sierra Nevada foothills near Plymouth, California, according to state fire officials.Read Story >