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Nearly 5,000 residents without power near New Orleans' Central Business District

Posted on AllSides May 18th, 2024
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Close to 5,000 New Orleans residents are without electricity Saturday morning, according to Entergy's outage map.

Entergy reported 4,785 customers without power at 11:03 a.m., most of whom live in the lower Garden District and Central City near the city's Central Business District.

Authorities say power is expected to be restored by 2 p.m. Saturday. The cause of the outage remains under investigation, according to Entergy.

"Crews are working as quickly and safely as possible to restore service," Entergy said in a statement.

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