Power knocked out for thousands in Virginia Beach, Chesapeake

Posted at 5:31 PM, Aug 30, 2013

Virginia Beach/Chesapeake Va. – Power was out for about 8,000 customers in Virginia Beach and Chesapeake on Friday afternoon after an equipment failure at a substation.

This happened at around 1:30 p.m.

Dominion Power says everyone was restored by 3 p.m.

Most of the customers were in Virginia Beach in the Indian River Rd. area and some were also in Chesapeake.