Power outages reported in Knotts Island

KNOTTS ISLAND, N.C. — Over 300 Dominion Energy customers were without power Tuesday morning.

Earlier Tuesday morning, nearly 350 were without power. Around 7:00 a.m., the number increased to 358.

Officials with Dominion Energy say the outage started at 9 p.m. on Monday due to equipment failure.

Crews initially expected to have power restored between 3 a.m. and 7 a.m. Tuesday morning. Most of the power was restored by 10:30 a.m. Power should be fully restored Tuesday afternoon around 3 p.m.

(Dominion Energy Outage Map)