Power Outage in Bedford County

Bedford Co., VA- More than 1,700 Appalachian Power Customers in Bedford County and surrounding areas were without power Sunday evening after a rather large outage.

Residents we spoke with say it happened around 10:15 p.m. AEP says it was the result of a fire at a substation. As of 11:00 p.m. Sunday crews were working to restore power.