SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) - A large scale power outage affected residences, businesses andschools along the Rt. 58, Rt. 10 and Rt. 460 corridors in SuffolkFriday, according to Public Information Officer Debbie George.
Dominion Virginia Power spokesperson Chuck Penn said there was afault on the transmission line. Penn said the power outage affected11,000, but only lasted 27 minutes.
The Kings Fork, Windsor, Oak Ridge and Kilby Shores areas wereaffected.
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