Latest: Power has been restored to all but a handful of MidAmerican Energy customers in the Illinois Quad-Cities, according to the company's website. At one time more than 5,400 MidAmerican customers were affected by the outage in the Illinois Q-C. 


9 A.M. UPDATE: Power has been restored to more than 2,000 Quad-City MidAmerican Energy customers. More than 5,400 in the Illinois Quad-Cities were without power since 8 a.m. Still without power are 2,734 in East Moline and 431 in Moline.


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EARLIER STORY: More than 5,400 MidAmerican Energy customers in the Illinois Quad-Cities are without power as of 8 a.m., according to MidAmerica's website.

The outage is affecting 2,733 customers in East Moline, 2,379 in Moline and 308 in Rock Island. The outage is also affecting a handful of customers in Milan.