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Power restored in northeast Roanoke

Thousands lost power at 5:25 p.m., according to Appalachian Power

A look at the outage map as of 5:45 p.m. on May 23, 2018. Credit: Appalachian Power
A look at the outage map as of 5:45 p.m. on May 23, 2018. Credit: Appalachian Power

ROANOKE, Va. – By 10:15 p.m., Appalachian Power reported that all but 21 customers had power.


Thousands are without power in Roanoke on Wednesday afternoon, according to Appalachian Power.

As of 5:45 p.m., the power company's outage center reports that 3,090 customers lost power at 5:25 p.m. due to a distribution line.

The estimated restoration time is 11:30 p.m. Wednesday, according to the website.

Appalachian Power has a crew heading to the scene.


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