Car hits pole in Broadmoor area, knocks out power for hundreds

Car hits pole in Broadmoor area, knocks out power for hundreds
Source: Entergy
Source: Entergy

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - UPDATE: As of Saturday morning, power has been fully restored to the area and no one is without power.

Around 900 customers were without power after a car hit a pole near the intersection Florida Blvd. and Airline Hwy.

Officials responded to a call at around 7:45 p.m. Friday evening of a report that a car had hit a pole and was tangled in the power lines.

The driver was stuck in the car while they waited for Entergy to deem the power lines safe enough to work around to get her out.

There are no reports of injuries. The cause of the crash is still unknown.

This story is still developing.

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