Storm snaps tree, knocks out power near McIntire Road

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- A storm knocked down a tree along McIntire Road on Thursday afternoon in Charlottesville. The tree took down some power lines and forced the closure of the bike path along Schenk's Greenway.

Traffic was still moving in both directions.

Dominion Energy crews were on the scene working on the power lines. At 6 p.m. Thursday, there were 138 customers without power due to the downed tree.



 
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