12 Tennesseans die in winter storms

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Posted at 6:23 PM, Feb 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-22 19:23:33-05

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Tennessee's winter storm death toll has increased to a total of twelve.

The Tennessee Department of Health reported the deaths Monday from the following counties:

Even though the weather event is over, some Tennesseans are still without power.

As of Monday afternoon, about 2,000 customers were still without power statewide with the most outages being reported from Upper Cumberland Electric, which has less than 500 customers without power.

  • 365 customers in Putnam County
  • >100 customers in Overton and Jackson Counties
  • A system-wide boil water notice for MGLW customers remains in effect due to pressure losses.
    • MGLW continues to identify where leaks and broken water mains are located.
    • Precautionary boil water notice in Adamsville and Scottsville.