If you are without power, please contact your provider directly. The companies are working to restore power as quickly as they can.
Contact phone numbers for electricity providers:
Duke Energy (800)228-8485
Sumter Electric Cooperative (SECO) (800)732-6141
SECO updates their website daily showing the areas in which their crews will be working. Link to website:
There are some people in the county that are without power and their neighbors have it. This is the reason it should be reported by the property owners. There could be problem unique to that property. Nobody should assume the power company is aware they are still without power.
Emergency Operations Center
Lake County, FL
Direct Phone 352-253-9944
EOC Main Phone 352-253-9900