Power restored in Jefferson Parish; cause under investigation

Power restored in Jefferson Parish; cause under investigation
(Weston, Kelly)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - An Entergy outage that left a large swath of Jefferson Parish’s east bank without power Thursday (Oct. 18) is under investigation, the company said.

According to Entergy’s outage map, 14,535 customers in Kenner, River Ridge and Metairie were without power for a couple of hours.

A post on Entergy’s Facebook page said power would be restored through “field switching” by 9 p.m.

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