Thousands without power in Palm Beach County

Posted at 1:19 PM, Jan 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-23 18:53:52-05

Thousands are without power in Palm Beach County Saturday afternoon, according to Florida Power & Light.

Officials say Indian River, St. Lucie, Martin and Okeechobee counties residents were also affected by the outage.

Florida Power & Light has dispatched a power restoration specialist to investigate and restore power.

All the outages are due to the wind, said a Florida Power & Light spokesperson.

To check the status of an outage in your area,click here.