PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — A vehicle accident left thousands of people without power in Portsmouth for some time Tuesday night.
Dominion Virginia Power says the outage was caused by a vehicle accident.
Dispatchers say they received a report of an accident on George Washington Highway at 12:17 p.m. A WAVY viewer shared a photo of an accident on George Washington at Suburban Parkway. The image shows a power pole leaning over.
Dominion has restored power to all but a few hundred customers. Click here to see real time outage numbers from Dominion.
10 On Your Side is working to learn more. Stay with WAVY.com for updates.