DARE COUNTY -

According to their outage map, as of 8:00 p.m. Friday, thousands of customers through Elizabeth City have had their power restored.

The outage was confirmed through Cape Hatteras Electric Cooperative's Facebook page around 6:15 p.m.

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According to their official Facebook page, Cape Hatteras Electric Cooperative confirms that Hatteras Isalnd  is currently experiencing a large outage.

They said it's due to an issue on company Dominion Power's side of transmission.

Cape Hatteras Electric Cooperative said the outage extends all the way to Elizabeth City.