JEFFERSON COUNTY, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- As of 11 a.m. Saturday over 5000 Ameren Missouri customers are without power after heavy storms hit the area.
Spokesperson for Ameren, Lisa Manzo, says crews are being brought in from around the state to help restore power by dark.
Ameren Crew will focus heavily on Jefferson and Franklin counties. Jefferson county has over 2000 outages. Franklin County has over 1700 outages. St. Louis County also has 1400 outages.