Power outages reported in Roanoke, school closing early

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ROANOKE (WSLS 10) - AEP says 129 customers are without power in Roanoke City Tuesday morning.

East Salem Elementary in Salem will close at 9 a.m. due to the power outage.

AEP tells WSLS 10 a vehicle hit a utility pole near the VA Medical Center.

Crews are working to replace the pole.

Expect the outage to last for several hours.