Power outage in Lacassine area

Customers of Entergy in the Lacassine area are experiencing a power outage.

The outage was cause by a squirrel in the substation, and they are currently working to restore power as quickly and safely as possible.

Some customers, particularly in the Hayes and Bell City area may experience an outage until approximately 8:00 p.m. tonight.

Entergy apologizes for any inconvenience that this may cause.

Copyright 2011 KPLC. All rights reserved.