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Thousands without power after storms move through region

Martinsville and Lynchburg areas hit hardest

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Thousands of people in our viewing area are without power after storms moved through the area Thursday evening.

In the Martinsville area, 2,017 customers are without power, as of 7:56 p.m., according to AEP. Estimated restoration is scheduled for 12:30 a.m. Friday.

In the Lynchburg area, 1,452 customers are without power as of 7:56 p.m., according to AEP. Estimated restoration is scheduled for 12:30 a.m. Friday.

A few other areas across the region have scattered outages.

 


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