More than a thousand people briefly lost power in Orleans Parish Wednesday morning.
According to the Entergy New Orleans outage map, 1,356 customers lost power around 7 a.m. near the Fairgrounds. The outages were concentrated near the intersection of Gentilly and De Saix boulevards and along I-610.
It is unclear at this time what caused the outage.
The power outages caused traffic lights in the area, causing some traffic congestion.