Power outages persist in Charlotte County

Published 8:34 pm Saturday, December 9, 2017

Southside Electric Cooperative (SEC) is continuing to report significant power outages in Charlotte County as is Dominion Energy. Both organizations are offering assurances that they are working busily to restore power.

On its Web Outage Viewer as of 10:45 a.m. on Sunday, SEC was reporting that 1,039 customers were without power in Charlotte County.

“We are working to resolve all outages as quickly and effectively as possible,” SEC officials stated on the Web Outage Viewer.

SEC customers should call 1-866-878-5514 to report an outage.

Dominion Energy was reporting on its website as of 10:30 a.m. on Sunday that 122 customers were without power in Charlotte County.

“Dominion Energy crews continue to restore power as quickly and safely as possible to customers affected by inclement weather that impacted our service territory on Friday, Dec. 8,” officials said in a release on Dominion’s website.

To check on the status of your outage or to report your power outage, Dominion encourages customers to visit this link: https://www.dominionenergy.com/outage-center/report-and-check-outages

“Make sure to stay at least 30 feet away from all downed power lines,” Dominion officials said.