Appalachian Power works to restore power after storm

Severe storms knocked out power Sunday evening.

By Chris Michaels - Meteorologist, Heather Butterworth - Digital Content Producer

Photo: Tia Marie - Vinton

ROANOKE, Va. - 4 a.m. UPDATE

More than 1,700 Appalachian Power customers are without power in Roanoke City and Roanoke County. 

The company is estimating that power will be restored by 10 p.m. Monday. 


Appalachian Power is reporting close to 3,000 customers are without power in the Roanoke Valley. This comes after severe storms moved through the region Sunday evening. 

Most outages are in Cave Spring, Southeast and in Vinton. 

Multiple trees have been reported down on cars, structures and roads across the area. We are working for you to gather more details on the damage. 

As of 8:40 p.m., there is no estimated time of restoration. 

Stay with WSLS and StormTeam 10 for updates throughout the rest of the evening.

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