NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - Power outages have been reported throughout Middle Tennessee as severe storms rolled through the area on Tuesday night.

As of 3:15 a.m., more than 3,700 Nashville Electric Service customers are without power. Nearly 15,000 NES customers were without power last night around 9:45 p.m. 

Cumberland Electric, which covers Cheatham, Montgomery, Robertson, Stewart and Sumner counties in northern Middle Tennessee, reported more than 12,000 without power at 9:30 p.m. Most of the affected customers were in Robertson and Sumner counties.

Middle Tennessee Electric, which covers Williamson, Wilson, Rutherford and Cannon counties, reported around 2,700 customers without power.

Numerous trees and power lines across the area were reported down. There were also several calls for lightning strikes. Lebanon Road is currently closed for downed trees and power lines near is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, 4WARN weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from News4 Nashville.

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