Power restored to Currituck County residents

Posted at 3:40 PM, Jul 23, 2013
and last updated 2013-07-23 15:40:39-04

Some Currituck County residents experienced a power outage Tuesday morning, July 23, officials tell NewsChannel 3.

It happened at 11:26 a.m. According to Bonita Harris of Virginia Dominion Power, 1,817 customers were affected, including the Carova Beach Volunteer Fire Department and a Currituck County municipal satellite office.

Power was restored by 1:19 p.m.

The outage was caused by failed equipment, officials say.