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Overnight storms leave thousands in the dark

Posted at 7:36 AM, Dec 07, 2014
and last updated 2014-12-07 07:36:04-05

RICHMOND, Va. — More than 600 people across Central Virginia woke up in the dark early Sunday morning.

Dominion Virginia Power says wind and rain knocked out power for about 4,000 customers late Saturday night in Richmond City as well as, Chesterfield, Powhatan, Goochland, and Henrico Counties.

Crews worked through the night to restore power.

By 6:00 am Sunday morning the number of those without power fell to about 600.

Dominion Virginia Power says they hope to have all electricity restored by 10:00 am

Customers wanting to report an outage or check the status of their report can find one at this link  or call Dominion’s customer service line at  1-866-366-4357.