Dobson, NC -- Duke Energy is slowly restoring power across Surry County after a failure at a substation caused a widespread power outage.
More than 1,600 customers were without power in the Surry County town of Dobson.
According to Duke Energy's website, there are currently 884 customers without power.
Crews are working to get power restored as quickly as possible.
Duke Energy initially said they planned to have the power restored by 3 p.m., now there is no clear estimate on when customers will have power again.
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