The lights are back on for those who faced power outages

POSTED: 9:48 PM Jan 31 2014

The lights are back on at this hour after nearly 2,000 homes were in the dark late Thursday night.

Appalachian Power spokesman Isaac Webb says two circuits blew, causing outages in Hawkins, Sullivan, and Washington Counties.

The power was restored around 3:00 p.m. Friday.