7/16/2013 4:36 AM
UPDATE: AEP reported that power has been restored to the Fayette County customers that were without it Tuesday morning.
CUNARD - 858 folks in Fayette County were without power Tuesday morning.
That's 3.5% of the county's 24,275 customers. Dispatchers told Newswatch that people in the Cunard and Gatewood Road areas reported the outages and that Appalachian Power has been informed about the problem. We're also told that crews are working to restore electricity to those affected.
No word yet on what caused the outage.