HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — A power outage was affecting a good part of downtown Hampton on Wednesday afternoon.
The outage stretches from about LaSalle Avenue to the west to around Mercury Boulevard. However the Ruppert Sargent and the Hampton History Museum were not affected and remained open. Nearly all customers in the area had power restored as of 2:45 p.m. Dominion had said repairs could’ve taken until about 6-7 p.m.
Because of the outage, Hampton City Hall closed the rest of Wednesday, the city announced. City workers will still work from home if possible.
Some traffic lights in the area may be affected.
The cause of the outage is still under investigation.
To see Dominion’s outage map, click here.