Storms cause outages that leave a few thousand in the dark

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Several thousand people were without power after storms, some severe, passed through parts of south Louisiana early Wednesday morning.

Entergy reported about 3,600 customer outages. As of 7 a.m., that number was down to about 2,300. Most of the outages were in St. John the Baptist Parish.

DEMCO reported about 1,400 outages across the area. As of 7 a.m., only about 100 customers still had no power.

Power is getting restored to areas, but there are no estimates on when everyone will have their electricity back on.

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