Power restored in Chesapeake after failed cable causes outage

A screenshot from Dominion Energy's outage map taken when over 3,000 customers were without power in Chesapeake on Friday, Aug. 4, 2017.

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — Over 5,000 people lost power Friday night in Chesapeake.

The outage affected customers near Greenbrier and Volvo parkways, according to Dominion Energy’s outage map.

A spokesperson for Dominion tells 10 On Your Side an underground cable failed, which caused the outage.

Power has been restored for all but 63 customers. Dominion estimates power to be back on between 9 p.m. and 12 a.m. Click here to check on the latest outage numbers.