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Power restored in Jeff Davis Parish
Posted: 9:11 PM, Nov 16, 2018
Updated: 2018-11-16 22:33:07-05
UPDATE: Power has been restored in Jeff Davis Parish following a widespread power outage this evening.
Over 2,000 Entergy customers lost power around 5 p.m.
According to KPLC, the outages were caused by a squirrel crawling on top of a power transformer in a substation.
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