Hundreds without power in Lawrence Co. after storms

(Source: City of Walnut Ridge via Facebook)
(Source: City of Walnut Ridge via Facebook)

LAWRENCE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - Hundreds of Walnut Ridge residents are without power tonight after storms moved through the area.

According to the city's Facebook page, some trees were downed in the area of Rebecca and Colonial Streets.

Emergency responders are in the area trying to clear the trees.

Mayor Charles Snapp said Entergy Arkansas is aware of the power outage and is working to restore the electricity.

Entergy is reporting about 500 people without power in Walnut Ridge. There are also about 25 Hoxie residents affected.

Region 8 News will have more information as details emerge. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook for up to the minute updates.

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