Tree falls on power line, thousands lose power in VB

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Thousands of residents in Virginia Beach lost power Wednesday after a tree fell on a power line.

At around 11:30 a.m., nearly 4,000 residents had reported power outages, said Dominion Virginia Power.

Most of the outages were reported near Newtown Road close to the Virginia Beach and Norfolk city line, between I-264 and Virginia Beach Boulevard.

Power was restored about 30 minutes later.

 

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