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Thousands lost power in Baton Rouge amid Wednesday morning storm

1 week 5 days 7 hours ago Wednesday, August 03 2022 Aug 3, 2022 August 03, 2022 8:58 AM August 03, 2022 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - A little over 6,000 people were left without power amid storms that rolled through the area Wednesday morning. 

Major outings included the stretch from Greenwell Springs Road down Lobdell Avenue until Florida Boulevard, and from Florida Boulevard until Jefferson Highway.

Another major outage stretched along Perkins Road from Essen Lane until shortly before College Drive.

As of 10:20 a.m. Wednesday morning, the number of reported outages dropped from an estimated 6,200 to approximately 980.

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