Tripped breaker results in large Uptown power outage

Updated: May. 15, 2018 at 4:31 PM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - An Entergy power outage Tuesday cut power to more than 21,000 customers in the Uptown area and parts of Broadmoor.

Entergy said the estimated restoration time is 6:30 p.m.

A breaker tripped at a substation serving the Uptown area, and crews are on the scene to restore power through field switching, according to an Entergy tweet.

The cause is being investigated.

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