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Transmission line rupture causing water issues for Petersburg residents

Posted at 6:09 PM, Oct 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-19 18:09:21-04

PETERSBURG, Va. -- Some Petersburg residents and businesses may be experiencing low water pressure or a complete loss of water after a transmission line was ruptured Monday afternoon.

City officials say Dominion Energy ruptured the transmission line while conducting a repair.

They says crews are working throughout the evening to repair the issue.

If you're experiencing a loss of water service, call 804-733-2353 or email Tangela Innis at

Stay with CBS 6 for the latest on this developing story.