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Power Outages in Lynchburg Area

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Lynchburg, VA- According to Appalachian Power's website, around 4 p.m. on Saturday almost 4,000 people lost power in and around the Lynchburg area.

As of 6 p.m. most of those people are still without power.

According to AEP's spokesperson, it's a transmission line issue on a 6,900 volt line.

Officials say it affected a sub station, although it's still not known what started the problem.

They say they hope to have most of the power restored by 7 p.m. Saturday.

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