Power restored in Blytheville, Gosnell area | News
LITTLE ROCK, AR (KAIT/AP) - Power has recently been restored to the Blytheville and Gosnell area as well as most of the Reigon 8 viewing area.
Power outages were reported in Jackson, Independence, Sharp, Mississippi, Stone and White Counties, according to Entergy Arkansas.
The utility company said the largest current outages in northeast Arkansas were in the Blytheville and Gosnell area with more than 2,000 people without power. More than 1,900 customers were without power in Cherokee Village Friday morning. And, more than 1,000 people were in the dark in Newport.
Some very minor damage was reported in northern Independence County, where a tree was knocked down.
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