UPDATE 5:18 P.M. DANVILLE, Va. (WFXR) — According to the Danville Utilities website, power has been restored to over 1,000 customers on Aug. 27.

DANVILLE, Va. (WFXR) — Danville Utilities reports about 1,100 customers in the South Main Street area are without power on Aug. 27.

The power company says the outage occurred after a homeowner cut down a street that fell across power lines near the substation.

Danville Utilities says crews are responding; however, it is unknown when power will be restored.

Tree debris (Photo courtesy: Danville Utilities)