Much of Plaquemine without power Thursday morning
PLAQUEMINE - A wide-spreading power outage has plagued part of Iberville Parish on Thursday morning.
Many in the area of Plaquemine reported losing power around 8:30 a.m. According to Entergy, about 1,800 households were without power as of 11:30 a.m.
The Iberville officials said in a post on social media that the outage appeared to be caused by a downed transmission line.
Entergy said it expects to have power restored to the area early Thursday afternoon.
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