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Passing Storm Knocks Out Power Throughout Central Virginia

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ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) -

Electricity is back on for most people affected by storms across the NBC29 viewing area.

The rain and wind that rolled in overnight Sunday, October 8, brought down trees and caused damage to some power poles.

The storm snapped a power line near Lake Monticello, knocking out electricity to about 2,400 people for a part of the day. Most of those outages were reported on the Fluvanna County side (1,876), but also affected were folks in Albemarle County (571). Around 90 power customers in Louisa County lost power as well.

There have been outages reported in other areas, but those are more scattered: