Fallen tree cause of Porters Chapel power outage

Published 3:15 pm Thursday, April 14, 2016

A fallen tree at the intersection of Porters Chapel Road and Bellaire Drive is the cause of a power outage affecting169 people in the Porters Chapel area, according to information from Entergy. Information when power would be restored was not available.

Warren County Emergency Management Director John Elfer said the incident was weather-related.

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