Entergy: Power restored to thousands, 24,700 still without

Entergy: Power restored to thousands, 24,700 still without
Power outages (Source: KSLA)

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Warmer temperatures helped Entergy Mississippi’s restoration efforts. As of 5 p.m.,nearly 65,300 customers have had their power restored across the state.

That number is down from a peak of about 90,000. Approximately 24,700 customers remain without power. Crews continue to restore service where it is safe to do so.

Damage assessments are about 80% complete and, so far, Entergy has found 144 broken poles, 1,081 spans of wire down and 45 damaged transformers.

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