UPDATE: According to Dominion’s outage map, 315 households are still without power in the area. The estimated time of restoration is now between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. today.
PETERSBURG, Va. (WRIC) — A downed tree has caused a power outage and a road closure in the city of Petersburg.
According to the Petersburg Police Department, Graham Road between the 400 block and Sycamore Street is closed due to a tree down. The tree has caused a power outage as well and Dominion Energy has been notified.
Dominion Energy’s outage map shows around 315 households in the area without power as of Sunday at 7:20 a.m., the estimated time of restoration is between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Sunday.
Drivers are asked to plan an alternate route if travelling through the area while crews work to restore power and clear the roadway.