AEP: More than 58,000 power outages in Southwest Virginia
Appalachian Power says that contract crews have been placed to help local crews with restoring power to the 58,000 Appalachian Power customers without power.
More teams are set to help with assessment.
AP expects more outages to occur throughout the day as the storm continues.
Appalachian Power is reporting more than 35,000 outages in Southwest Virginia.
Carroll County- 8,278
Floyd County- 7,027
Grayson County- 6,968
Montgomery County- 3,099
Smyth County- 2,833
Pulaski County- 1,829
Wythe County- 1,791
Patrick County- 1,207
Bland County- 1,164
Roanoke/Roanoke County- 586
Franklin County- 500
Appalachian Power is reporting more than 1,400 outages between Grayson and Patrick Counties.
Grayson County has a total of 819 power outages. Those outages are expected to be restored Thursday by 11:30 a.m.
Patrick County has a total of 619 power outages. Those outages are expected to be restored Thursday by 12:30 p.m.
Appalachian Power is reporting more than 800 power outages in Grayson County.
Power is expected to be restored Thursday by 11:30 a.m.
According to Appalachian Power, the outages started Thursday at 5:28 a.m.