Power restored to thousands in Mid-City after downed line

Power was restored around 4:45 p.m. on Sunday.

NEW ORLEANS – More than 2,000 residents in Mid-City were without power on Sunday afternoon. 

The outage occurred around 2:20 p.m. and impacted residents along Carrollton Avenue towards City Park and residents along South Jefferson Davis Parkway near Tulane Avenue. 

Entergy tweeted that the outage was due to a downed line that was hit by metallic balloons near Jefferson Davis and Gravier. 

Entergy reported that the power was restored around 4:45 p.m. and apologized for any inconvenience. 



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