Power restored after 18-wheeler knocks out multiple power lines in Scotlandville
UPDATE: Power was restored around 3 a.m.
SCOTLANDVILLE- An 18-wheeler knocked down multiple powerlines and crashed into an underground power source in Scotlandville.
The accident left almost 400 hundred residents without power.
The incident happened around 5:45 p.m. Sunday afternoon at Elm Grove Garden near Blount Road. The 18 wheeler crashed into two 45 foot tall poles as well as a power source connected to underground wiring.
Entergy is on the scene. Entergy officials say most homes will have power before 10:00 p.m. however, around 80 homes will not have power for several more hours.