ROANOKE COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), Roanoke County Fire and Rescue, and Appalachian Power are responding to multiple trees and power lines down in the Roanoke County area.

(Photo courtesy: AEP)

They are in the 2700 Block of Creekside Driver in the area of Green Hill Park on Thursday, Aug. 18. Crews are asking that people avoid the area.

WFXR Pinpoint Weather team observed strong storms rolling through the Glenvar area in Roanoke County. An outage was then reported to AEP just after 4 p.m.