More than 1,000 without power along Government Street
BATON ROUGE - More than one thousand residents have lost electricity near downtown Baton Rouge Tuesday.
According to Entergy, around 1,100 residents were affected by outages along Government Street near the S Acadian Thruway around 4:45 in the afternoon.
Entergy says it expects to have power restored to the area by 7 o'clock.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
The Louisiana Red Cross gives out free smoke alarms in two neighborhoods
LSU to wear uniforms saluting fallen WWI heroes Saturday
Mega Millions jackpot reaches $1 billion ahead of Friday drawing
Power restored in downtown Baton Rouge after electrical fire causes hours-long outage
Frustrated commuters call for officials to "raise hell" after Sunshine Bridge closure