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UPDATE: Corning area power restored

Corning, AR (KAIT) - About 2,800 residents in and near the Corning were without power Wednesday night after a failure at a substation earlier in the evening according to Entergy area manager David Burnette.

Burnette said power was expected to be restored by mid-morning or in the early afternoon on Thursday.  Crews and engineers from across the state workes to solve the problem and get the right parts in place to restore power.

According to the Corning Police Department, all power is now restored to the area.

To track outages with Entergy Arkansas: http://viewoutage.entergy.com/ar.aspx

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