Thousands of people still are without power in the Washington area after two winter storms brought snow, sleet and freezing rain to the area.
Police say four people have been charged with stealing copper wire from a BGE utility pole in Odenton, which caused a power outage that affected more than 1,700 homes and businesses.
McDaniel College in Westminster says it is closed due to a power outage.
snake that slithered into some electrical equipment apparently caused a power outage for 10,000 customers in Arlington and Alexandria overnight.
The massive outage spans from Adams Morgan to the National Mall.
Those who got to see the Blackhawks rally to beat the Bruins and win the Stanley Cup last night won’t soon forget it, but unfortunately neither will those who didn’t get to see the big win, after a strong, fast-moving storm knocked out power.
A pair power outages in downtown D.C. has left thousands of people in the dark Thursday, officials say.
Only a few hundred Pepco customers are still without power after a huge outage affected the District and Prince George’s County Friday afternoon.
A car accident has left 680 Dominion Electric customers without power in Alexandria.
All Dominion Electric customers in the Dumfries area have had power restored after a vehicle crash at U.S. 1 and Old Stage Coach Road knocked it out for about two hours Wednesday.