Tree Uproots and Hits Power Line Causing Outages in Madison Heights

Madison Heights, VA - A lot of people in Madison Heights are without power Thursday night- and Appalachian Power says that number could increase.

Crews say a tree uprooted and hit a power line on Wine Sap Drive in Madison Heights and they had to cut the power line.

They say that the scene is very dangerous and power lines could fall.

They think that the tree uprooted because of the wet ground.