SEC workers restore power to 2,000 additional residents overnight

SEC workers restore power to 2,000 additional residents overnight
Southside Electric Cooperative announced power has been restored to an additional 2,000 residents overnight. (Source: NBC12)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Southside Electric Cooperative announced power has been restored to an additional 2,000 residents overnight.

As of Feb. 23, approximately 6,981 members remain with power, which is down from a high of 48,000 outages.

On Feb. 22, more than 900 personnel were in the field including electric cooperative lineworkers from co-ops in:

  • Virginia
  • Maryland
  • Indiana
  • Georgia
  • North Carolina
  • South Carolina

Some outages continue to remain in Dinwiddie, Lunenberg and Nottoway Counties.

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