Hotels, traffic lights lose power in downtown New Orleans

Hotels, traffic lights lose power in downtown New Orleans
Some hotels and traffic lights are affected by a power outage in Downtown New Orleans. (Source: Entergy)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Entergy customers in downtown New Orleans have been without power since 7:45 a.m. in the Central Business District.

Traffic lights are out at Poydras and LaSalle causing some slowdown for commuters making their way to work.

People in the area said power at their hotels is off.

Entergy said power should be restored around 10 a.m. Crews are trying to determine what caused the outage.

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