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Storm damage, power outages in the ArkLaTex

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Storms in the ArkLaTex have knocked down trees causing several power outages Friday.

A tree fell around 2 a.m. knocking down power lines on Poplar and Weinstock streets in the Lakeside neighborhood. Shreveport police blocked off the area for SWEPCO crews to work on removing the downed lines to restore power to homes in the dark.

More than 4,000 SWEPCO customers are without power.

As of 6:25 a.m. the following parishes and counties in the ArkLaTex are without electricity:

  • Hempstead County, AR-437
  • Little River County, AR-304
  • Pike County, AR-215
  • Sevier County, AR-1,012
  • Bossier Parish, LA-126
  • Caddo Parish, LA-526
  • DeSoto Parish, LA-227
  • Natchitoches Parish, LA-359
  • Sabine Parish, LA-1,086
  • Bowie County, TX-229

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