Widespread power outages affect Busch Gardens, Fort Eustis

Posted at 11:48 AM, Jul 13, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-13 12:45:53-04

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WILLIAMSBURG, Va. - Busch Gardens and Fort Eustis were affected by power outages Friday.

The park said it was affected by a Friday morning power outage in the surrounding area.

Later on Friday Fort Eustis tweeted they were experiencing power issues as well.

Dominion said an equipment failure in a transmission line that serves the area is the issue. They hope power will be back for the area sometime between noon at 5 p.m.

Busch Gardens said around 12 p.m. that they had power restored. Water Country USA is still open and is operating normally.