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Storms cause outages across metro Richmond

A tree down at Branders Bridge and Lakeview Road in Chesterfield.
A tree down at Branders Bridge and Lakeview Road in Chesterfield.(Jeanne Moore)
Published: Jul. 1, 2021 at 5:54 PM EDT
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RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - More than 7,000 people were without power in the Richmond and Tri-Cities areas as severe storms moved through the region on Thursday.

At one point before 6 p.m., Dominion Energy reported a total of 7,817 outages with most of them being in Chesterfield, which had 4,968 outages.

Hopewell had the second most outages, followed by Richmond.

As of 10:45 p.m., there were less than 2,500 outages across the Central Virginia region.

You can track outages, here.

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