Caution: power line down on Fleshman St, Appomattox

A power line is currently down as the result of a falling tree on Fleshman Street in Appomattox. As of this report, the road is blocked for safety reasons.

Use caution if planning to travel on Fleshman Street at this time.

The Appomattox Volunteer Fire Department arrived at the scene but there is no word yet when the road will be cleared. 

A power line with transformer also has been reported down in the parking lot of Rocks Baptist Church, which is located in the area of Flood between Evergreen and Pamplin.

A heavy thunderstorm hit the area tonight, with hail reportedly being sighted in the area.