Power outages reported in Bay, Lake City areas

Power outages reported in Bay, Lake City areas
At least 1,600 Entergy Arkansas customers in the Bay and Lake City areas have been without power Saturday, according to a post on the company's website. (Source: Entergy Arkansas)

CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, Ark. (KAIT) - At least 1,600 Entergy Arkansas customers in Craighead County have been without power Saturday, according to a post on the utility company’s website.

The post noted that the outage, which started around 10:40 a.m. June 8, was due to equipment on a utility pole being broken.

Officials said in a Twitter post that they believe the outage was due to a failed mobile transformer.

Crews are at the scene working to make repairs, officials said, noting they expect power to be restored Sunday morning, June 9.

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