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Power restored to more than 1,400 customers in Lynchburg

More than 1,400 customers impacted by power outage in Lynchburg
More than 1,400 customers impacted by power outage in Lynchburg (Appalachian Power)

LYNCHBURG, Va.UPDATE

Power has been restored Sunday afternoon, according to Appalachian Power.


ORIGINAL STORY

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.

Crews are working to fix the outage that started at 12:39 p.m. by 9:00 p.m. Sunday night.


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