Bird knocks out power for more than 9.000 Entergy customers in Marigny

Bird knocks out power for more than 9.000 Entergy customers in Marigny
A bird made contact with equipment, causing a power outage for customers in the Marigny area, according to Entergy. (Source: Entergy New Orleans)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Entergy New Orleans says that a power outage has affected at least 9,000 customers in the Marigny area. The power has returned for most customers.

“Our crews took quick actions to restore power to all customers after they found a bird in contact with our equipment,” the company tweeted out.

The outage happened sometime around 9:30 a.m. on Monday. Power was restored less than an hour later.

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