Power restored after vehicle strikes utility pole, knocks out electricity along College, Perkins area
BATON ROUGE - Crews have restored power to customers along Perkins Road and College Drive after a vehicle hit a utility pole Monday afternoon, resulting in an outage.
Several businesses in the area were without electricity, including the Walmart on College Drive. A restaurant on Perkins Road posted to their Facebook page Monday afternoon, showing a photo of a trailer that had apparently struck a utility pole.
According to Entergy's website, over 100 customers were still without power around 8:30 p.m. Monday.
Power was restored before Tuesday morning.
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