Wire failure causes power outage across Iowa and LeBleu - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Wire failure causes power outage across Iowa and LeBleu Settlement

IOWA, LA (KPLC) -

Iowa and Lebleu Settlement residents woke up to a major power outage this morning. 

Entergy tells KPLC a wire failure caused the problem which prompted Calcasieu School Superintendent Wayne Savoy to cancel classes at Iowa High, J.I. Watson and LeBleu Settlement. 

Iowa Police said all traffic lights were off as well, turning intersections into 4 way stops for the duration of the outage.

All power was expected to be back on by 11 a.m.

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