Power outage leaves over 1600 in Lower Garden District in the dark

Power outage leaves over 1600 in Lower Garden District in the dark

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Entergy crews are working to repair an outage in the Lower Garden District that left hundreds of customers in the dark. The outage was reported Tuesday around 7:20 p.m.

According to an Entergy spokesperson, the outage affects over 1,600 customers and is due to a downed conductor. The cause for the damaged equipment is still being investigated.

Crews are working to restore the power and hope to have it back on by 9 p.m.

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