Mid-Atlantic utilities scramble to fix power after storm leaves hundreds of thousands in dark

  • by: MARK SCOLFORO , Associated Press
  • Updated: February 6, 2014 - 6:55 PM

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Hundreds of thousands of people spent a second day without electricity Thursday as utility crews from as far away as Canada and Arkansas scrambled to restore power lost when ice took down trees and limbs in the mid-Atlantic. Forecasters said a bone-chilling cold would remain in place for days.

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