Power knocked out to 4500 customers in Va. Beach

Power knocked out to 4500 customers in Va. Beach

Power knocked out to 4500 customers in Va. Beach

Print
Email
|

by 13 News Now

WVEC.com

Posted on December 12, 2013 at 8:46 PM

Updated Thursday, Dec 12 at 10:57 PM

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.

Print
Email
|