Thousands still without power following Tuesday storms

Published: May. 4, 2021 at 3:12 PM EDT
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(WDBJ) - UPDATE: As of Wednesday morning, more than 17,000 Appalachian Power customers are still without power in parts of Virginia and West Virginia.

UPDATE: Approximately 11,000 customers are without power.

EARLIER STORY: Appalachian Power customers in the thousands are without power Tuesday as storms roll through Southwest Virginia.

According to Appalachian Power, more than 3,300 people are without service in Roanoke County.

Approximately 2,500 are without power in Montgomery County.

There are around 660 people without power in Botetourt County.

The City of Lynchburg, Amherst County and Bedford County show approximately 19,700 customers without power.

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