UPDATE: More than 1,000 customers without power in Lynchburg, Bedford County area

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UPDATE: 4:49 a.m.: The number of customers without power in in Lynchburg and Bedford County Tuesday morning has dropped to 1,080, according to Appalachian Power.

As of 4:43 a.m. on Tuesday, June 16, Appalachian Power says there are 966 outages reported in Lynchburg and 114 in Bedford County.

Officials still estimate power will be restored by 6 a.m. on Tuesday.

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WFXR) – More than 2,000 customers in Lynchburg are without power, according to Appalachian Power.

Officials say they plan to have power restored by 6 a.m. Tuesday, June 16.

There is no word yet on what caused the outage.

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