METAIRIE, La. (WGNO) — There are now about 100 customers without power in Metairie Tuesday night after 4,500 residents were in the dark since 6 p.m. According to the map the outage runs from Veterans Memorial Blvd to West Napoleon Ave.
WGNO crews went out to survey the outage and found three broken power poles and the transformer laying in the street near West Napoleon and Causeway Blvd.
At about 6:20 p.m., Entergy sent a text out to customers alerting them of the outage but did not say what the cause was. Estimated restoration time is listed as 9 p.m.