Happening Now: More than 200 homes without power in Region 8 - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Happening Now: More than 200 homes without power in Region 8

POINSETT COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

More than 200 homes are reported to be without power Sunday night, according to the Entergy outage map.

It shows there are about 239 homes without power and the outage is mainly focused in Weiner.

According to the Poinsett County Sheriff's Department, there was a transformer on fire north of Fisher less than 10 miles south of Weiner.

Crews are on scene working the fire.

It is not clear if the two incidents are related.

Region 8 News is tracking this story and will have the latest details when they become available.

Make sure you check the weather page for any updates on the potential of severe weather across Region 8.

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