LEXINGTON, Ky. (FOX 56) – Thousands in central Kentucky are without power after severe thunderstorms took their toll Wednesday.

Fayette County

As of 5:14 p.m., Kentucky Utilities is reporting about 17, 000 in Fayette County are without power with another 1,270 Blue Grass Energy Cooperative clients without power.

All of Kentucky

As of 5: 30 p.m., Kentucky Utilities is reporting 34,816 customers without power throughout Kentucky.

This is a developing story. Stay with FOX 56 for updates.

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