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Power out to 36,000+ Across South Arkansas
LITTLE ROCK, AR - Power crews are fanning out across south Arkansas to restore electricity to storm-damaged areas.
As of 11:30 this morning, Entergy reported more than 21,000 outages, the Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas (ECOA) reported about 15,000 and Southwestern Electric Power Company (SWEPCO) reported around 1,600 outages.
The ECOA says most of its outages are transmission related and centered at Ouachita Electric Cooperative of Camden.
Entergy's outages are highest in Ouachita County (7,700+), Columbia County (2,900+) and Jefferson County (1,900+).