UPDATE: According to Dominion’s website, the number of households without power has been reduced to an estimated 10. It is predicted that power in the area will be fully restored by 7 p.m. tonight.
RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — A large power outage has been reported in Richmond’s Southside.
According to Dominion Energy, the outage is concentrated in the Willow Oaks and Westlake Hills neighborhoods, just south of Pony Pasture. An estimated 1849 households in the area were without power at one point Wednesday.
Dominion’s website said power in the area was expected to be restored between 5 and 8 p.m. Wednesday night. Crews were dispatched to the area and the cause of the outage is currently under investigation.
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