Staying Safe After a Storm

If you lose power, use flashlights, not candles. Leave on a single light to alert you when electric service is restored.

  • Turn off or disconnect any appliance that would go on automatically when power is restored (stoves, washers, dryers and air conditioners).
  • If you haven't already, disconnect sensitive electronic equipment in advance of the surge that can occur when power comes back on.
  • Minimize opening freezers and refrigerators. A fully loaded freezer can keep food frozen for up to 48 hours if the door has remained closed.
  • Even if your neighbor's power is restored and yours is still out, remember it could be caused by a blown fuse or tripped circuit breaker.
  • Stay clear of fallen utility lines and avoid tree limbs and debris that could hide fallen lines. The limbs could actually carry electricity, especially if they are wet.
  • Do not pile debris near utility poles or other electric devices when cleaning up outside.
  • Report all downed lines immediately to Lynches River by contacting us, or call 911.

Lynches River is always Looking Out For You, and to do so we have several methods you can use to contact our office.

By Phone:

Our Toll-Free number is: 1.800.922.3486
Local contact number is: 1.843.672.6111

For Outage Calls:

Our outage calls are handled by our Automated Outage Reporting System. You can reach it by dialing 1.843.675.LREC (5732) or 1.866.675.LREC (5732). Your outage will be recorded and servicemen will be immediately dispatched to restore the power as quickly as possible. Please make sure that your phone number is correctly on record.

Remote Payment Sites:

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By Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 308
Pageland, SC 29728

In Person:

707 South Arant Street
Pageland, SC 29728 

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