Update: Power Restored in Botetourt Co. - WSET.com - ABC13

Update: Power Restored in Botetourt Co.

Posted:

Update:

Botetourt Co., VA - All of the power has been restored in Botetourt County. 

------------------------------------------

Botetourt Co., VA - Part of Route 11 in Botetourt County is closed due to a tractor trailer accident.

VDOT reported a tractor trailer accident near the intersection of Shadwell Drive at about 4 a.m. Friday.  At last check, the northbound lanes of Route 11 were still closed.

According to Appalachian Power, the accident involved a utility pole.  Initially, 1,400 customers in the area lost power.  Now, that number is down to a little under 300.

There's no word on when power will be restored to those customers.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WSET. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.