Shentel customers experiencing outage due to cold, power outage in Rustburg


RUSTBURG, Va. (WSET) -- Several people are without power in Rustburg after a vehicle hit a power pole and that's causing other issues as well.

Shentel said it's also experiencing a commercial power outage due to the vehicle hitting a pole.

They said that along with the extremely cold weather has led to a "catastrophic generator failure in the Rustburg area."

This generator failure is leading to outages for all Shentel customers in the area.

Shentel officials said it's working to restore power and they apologized for any inconvenience.

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