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Nearly 3K without power in New Orleans East

Nearly 3,000 Entergy customers have been left without power in New Orleans East.

Officials with Entergy say they are still trying to isolate the problem, but suspect the outage has been caused by a bad underground cable. Crews state they have not been able to locate the cable.

Crews are in the process of switching customers to other systems. Power should be restored to all customers by 8:30 a.m.

To view an outage map, click here: http://www.etrviewoutage.com/external/nola.aspx

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