Tree snaps, knocking out power to thousands in Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Thousands of Dominion customers in Richmond were without power Thursday morning.

Dominion says the outages stem from a tree snapping and falling on a power line on Netherwood and Bliley Roads.

Roughly 1,100 Dominion did not have their power for a couple hours.

As of 8:30 a.m., the majority of the outages have been restored.

To get the latest outage information, visit here. 

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