Thousands lose power in Norfolk

Posted at 8:40 AM, Feb 14, 2014
and last updated 2014-02-14 09:04:15-05

Norfolk, Va. – Thousands of customers lost power in Norfolk on Friday, according to Dominion Virginia Power’s Bonita Harris.

At 7:40 a.m., a malfunction with a transformer on Thole Street left about 10,000 customers without power.

Crews are on the scene.

Power has been restored to about half of the customers so far; crews are working to restore power to all customers as quickly as possible.

Traffic lights are down on Tidewater Drive and Little Creek; police are directing traffic.

Stay with NewsChannel 3 for updates.