DTE is working to restore power outages 1 week after winter ice storm in Metro Detroit

14,000 customers remain without power

Seven days ago, an ice storm knocked out power to hundreds of thousands of Metro Detroiters. DTE brought crews in from other states, but that restoration work still isn’t over.

Currently, 14,000 customers are without power, and some have been waiting a full week to restore it.

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More: $35 credit offered to customers without power for more than 96 hours in Metro Detroit

About the Authors:

Hank Winchester is Local 4's Consumer Investigative Reporter and the head of WDIV's "Help Me Hank" Consumer Unit. He works to solve consumer complaints, reveal important recalls and track down thieves who have ripped off metro Detroiters.

Brandon Carr is a digital content producer for ClickOnDetroit and has been with WDIV Local 4 since November 2021. Brandon is the 2015 Solomon Kinloch Humanitarian award recipient for Community Service.