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Multiple power outages reported in Independence Co.

BATESVILLE, AR (KAIT) - Over 200 customers in and around Batesville reported being without power Thursday according to Entergy Arkansas Inc.

On the companies outage map it stated around 40 outages were reported at various times early Thursday morning.

An estimated restoration time for most of these outages is 11:00 a.m. according to Entergy.

If you are experiencing an outage use these numbers:

Entergy Arkansas Inc., 1-800-968-8243

North Arkansas Electric Cooperative, Inc., 1-870-895-3221

Craighead Electric Cooperative Corp., 1-888-771-7772

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