Equipment failure causes power outage in Virginia Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- Residents and businesses were without power on Sunday morning in Virginia Beach.

An official with Dominion Energy told 13News Now about 6,200 people were affected by the outage, which was likely caused by equipment failure.

Crews were made aware of the issue just before 9:30 a.m. Power was turned back on about three hours later.

Dominion Energy is still working to repair the failed equipment. 

The outage was mostly in the Oceanfront area of the city, the official said.


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