Crews working to repair downed power line in Hampton

Posted at 3:33 PM, Jan 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-20 15:34:35-05

Photo: Dominion Energy

HAMPTON, Va. – A downed power line in the area of Fox Hill Road between Nathan Street and Nickerson Boulevard is causing traffic delays Sunday.

Hampton Police said traffic will be re-routed between the next 2-7 hours while crews with Dominion Energy make repairs.

Dominion said the cause of the outage is due to a tree that fell on the line. As of 3:30 p.m., about 700 customers are without power.

Motorists are asked to avoid the area.

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