LYNCHBURG, Va. – UPDATE
Power has been restored Sunday afternoon, according to Appalachian Power.
Due to a power outage, more than 1,400 Appalachian Power customers are impacted in Lynchburg Sunday afternoon.
As of 1:44 p.m., Appalachian Power reports that 1,420 customers are without power.
The Lynchburg Department of Emergency Services tweeted about a power outage in the Forest Ave and Graves Mill Rd. area. Officials said to treat any intersections as a 4-way traffic stop.
There is a power outage in area of Fort Ave and Graves Mill Rd. AEP has been advised. Any traffic intersections treat as a 4 way stop.— Lynchburg DES (@LynchburgDES) November 15, 2020
Crews are working to fix the outage that started at 12:39 p.m. by 9:00 p.m. Sunday night.