Entergy restores power to nearly 30,000 customers

Entergy restores power to nearly 30,000 customers

LAFOURCHE PARISH, LA (WVUE) - Power has been restored to nearly 30,000 Entergy customers after a widespread outage in two parishes.

Customers were without power for several hours Tuesday in both Terrebonne and LaFourche parishes, according to Entergy's outage map.

According to the Terrebonne Parish Emergency Management Facebook page, the outages were caused by a transmission line issue.

Entergy released the following statement regarding the outages:

"A transmission line serving customers in the Thidodaux area is out of service at this time. Crews have been dispatched to determine the cause and restore power as quickly and safely as possible."