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Storms knocked out power to hundreds in downtown Roanoke

An image from AEP's outage center showing the areas affected by the outage.
An image from AEP's outage center showing the areas affected by the outage.

ROANOKE, Va. – Hundreds were without power in downtown Roanoke after Tuesday evening's storms.

AEP initially reported two outages are affecting 607 customers as of 6:01 p.m.

As of 8:01 p.m. one outage is down to 126 customers with an estimated restoration time of 9 p.m.

The other outage is impacting 327 customers has an estimated restoration of 2 a.m. Wednesday.


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