Thousands experiencing power outages in Virginia Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — More than 40,000 Virginia Beach residents and businesses were without power early Thursday morning.

“Estimated Times of Restoration will be established once the event passes, but at this time we do not anticipate this to be a multiday event. Virginia Beach is the hardest hit office 23,500 customers without service at 230 work locations since 12:30 a.m.,” Dominion Energy said in a release. “Most of the outages we have responded to so far have been caused by tree limbs on the line due to the high winds.”

Report and check outages at Dominion Energy.com, or call 1-866-DOM-HELP.  That’s 1-866-366-4357.

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