UPDATE: Power Being Restored in Danville

UPDATE: 10:15 p.m.

Danville, VA - Danville officials say repairs at the Southside and Brantley substations are complete.

Power is being restored in stages to ensure safety and stability.

The first stage will be at the Danville Regional Medical Center.

And all power should be restored by 11:30 Friday.

The power has been out since about 4:15 Friday afternoon.


Danville, VA - Danville Utilities reports an interruption in electrical service at its Southside substation has left about 1,600 customers, including Danville Regional Medical Center, without power.

The problem involves two of the station's five feeders. The cause of the interruption is not known at this point. Crews are assessing the situation.

The power outage occurred at 4:15 p.m.

Stay with ABC 13 for further updates.