UPDATE: Power restored to most customers affected by early morning outage

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NEW CASTLE, Va. (WDBJ7) UPDATE:
As of 10:30 a.m., only nine customers are without power. The outage map on Craig-Botetourt is showing power restored to everyone else affected.

UPDATE:
As of 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, Craig-Botetourt Electric Cooperative reports 1,484 customers are without power in the region.

ORIGINAL STORY:
Craig-Botetourt Electric Cooperative reports 1,391 customers are without power Saturday morning.

This outage is affecting people in Blacksburg, Catawba, Salem, Troutville, and the surrounding areas.

Crews are currently working to restore power.

Craig-Botetourt wants to remind everyone that due to the high amount of outages, it may be a while until power is restored in some areas.

If you have an emergency or need to report an outage, you can call Craig-Botetourt Electric Cooperative at (540) 864-5121.