Strong storms knock out power for thousands
Crews are working to clean up downed trees and power lines after strong storms swept across the Ark-La-Tex last night.
A portion of road at the intersection of Linwood Avenue and Barrow Road in Shreveport is temporarily closed while crews work to clear fallen power lines.
SWEPCO representatives say thousands are still without power in Caddo and Bossier Parishes. There's no timetable yet for when all power will be restored.
Listed below are the current power outages, according to SWEPCO's website:
Bowie County - 1,731
Caddo Parish - 3,340
Bossier Parish - 749
Webster Parish - 298
DeSoto Parish - 572
Sabine Parish - 104
Miller County - 170
Little River County- 134
Hempstead County - 156