Crash causes power outage in a Bossier City neighborhood

Bossier City, LA(KSLA)- A car that crashed into a telephone pole at Rossie Lee Drive at Barksdale Blvd has caused a power outage and a traffic alert as a result. It happened in Bossier City early Sunday morning.

KSLA News 12 is told power was knocked out to about 385 customers and forced police to shut down the intersection until crews from SWEPCO were able to repair the downed lines.

Power is now back to the affected neighborhood.