Power restored in Jefferson Parish following strong storms overnight

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Posted on February 21, 2014 at 6:45 AM

Updated Friday, Feb 21 at 7:19 AM

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METAIRIE, La. -- Power has been retored as of 6:20 a.m. Friday morning after parts of the metro area were without power following the strong storms that hit the area over night.

According to Energy's power outage map, the company reported over 3,000 outages across the state of Louisiana.

The majority of those outages were in Jefferson Parish, where about 2,600 customers did not have service early Friday morning.

Crews are on the scene to fix the power and as of 5:30 a.m. about 1,000 were still without power.

There is no word on what caused the outages.

 

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