Power restored in Roanoke County after outage

Around 2,700 are without power
Around 2,700 are without power (AEP)

ROANOKE COUNTY, Va. – More than 2,700 Appalachian Power customers are without power in Roanoke County, thanks to a squirrel.

According to the AEP Outage Map, there are 2,760 customers without power as of 11 a.m.

A spokesperson from AEP says power is expected to return around noon.

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