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Widespread power outage in east side of Albemarle

There is a widespread power outage throughout the east side of Albemarle, according to a Facebook post from the city.

The outage is due to Duke Energy hitting one of the circuits at the city’s substation.

The city says that Duke is currently on site making repairs and that power will be restored as soon as possible, likely within the next 30 minutes.

About Chris Miller

Chris Miller has been with the SNAP since January 2019. He is a graduate of NC State and received his Master's in Journalism from the University of Maryland. He previously wrote for the Capital News Service in Annapolis, where many of his stories on immigration and culture were published in national papers via the AP wire.

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