Power has been restored to the 3,400 Appalachian Power customers who lost power earlier Wednesday.

Power went out around 10:30 a.m. after a piece of equipment broke at the Burlington Heights substation.


As of noon, 3,400 customers were without power.

It's not clear when the equipment problem at the Burlington Heights substation will be fixed.


A piece of broken equipment at the Burlington Heights substation in Roanoke County has knocked out power to more than 3,000 Appalachian Power customers.

As of 11:20 a.m., around 3,164 customers were without power.

The outages are in North Roanoke County.

It's not clear yet how long it will take to fix the equipment problem.


More than 3,000 Appalachian Power customers are without power right now in Roanoke County.

The outages are in the north part of Roanoke County.

According to Appalachian Power’s website, as of 10:45 a.m. there were 3,160 customers without power. It’s not clear yet what knocked out power.

Click here to see the outage map.

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