Thousands lose electricity in North Texas storms

October 12, 2011 4:53:50 AM PDT
Storms packing rain and strong winds have left thousands of North Texas homes and businesses without electricity.

Oncor on Wednesday reported more than 4,000 customers lost power. The utility says most of the outages were in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

The National Weather Service says showers were likely for the area through Wednesday, with sunny conditions returning Thursday.