Power restored to 2,000 BVU customers

POSTED: 12:57 PM Dec 24 2013   UPDATED: 4:26 PM Oct 24 2013
Power Out
BRISTOL, Va. -

BVU crews say they restored power to 2,000 customers who lost service on Thursday night. 

The problem started about 10:00 p.m. Thursday when a raccoon got into a a substation on Volunteer Parkway. 

Power went out to customers on the Virginia side of Bristol. 

BVU crews quickly made repairs and got electricity back on by about 10:45 p.m.