SWEPCO: More than 4K customers without power

Published: Oct. 9, 2014 at 2:03 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 23, 2014 at 2:03 PM CDT
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SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - More than 4,100 SWEPCO customers in Shreveport are without power after five circuits locked out Thursday morning.

According to SWEPCO officials, the incident happened just before 8:15 a.m. in the Broadmoor area. There was an issue with a 69,000-volt transmission line.

The cause is being investigated, and no estimated time of restoration has been given.

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