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Power in Houma restored after marine vessel accident

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HOUMA, LA (WVUE) -

A marine vessel pulled down the main electrical line from Entergy to the City of Houma power plant, leaving much of the city without power Tuesday night, according to the Terrebonne Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness and Parish President Gordon Dove.

The accident happened at about 7 p.m. and power was being restored. 

Entergy and the parish diverted power from the Coteau substation to the power plant in Houma.

Officials will provide updates and information via Facebook.

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