Update: 12/12 9p.m. All but 150 customers have had power restored…the remaining are expected to be on-line by 11 pm. Some of the problem is underground and that has caused a delay.
VIRGINIA BEACH- Power was knocked out to around 4500 Dominion customers Thursday night in the London Bridge area of the city.
The outage occurred aroun 6:12 pm along Lynnhaven Parkway, Potters Road, London Bridge Road and International Parkway.
Power crews were able to restore power to about 2100 customers in about 5 minutes. The other 2400 were expected to be restored by 9 p.m.
According to Benita Harris of Dominion Power, the outage is under investigation but initially it appears the cause was failed equipment.