Power Coming Back On

Several areas of Red River Parish remain without power Monday evening.

SWEPCO reports making progress in restoring power to customers put in the dark by Sunday’s snowfall.  Crews have been working since the outages began.

Monday afternoon SWEPCO issued this report on progress”

As of 5:30 p.m. Monday, approximately 18,000 customers in Louisiana and 16,000 in East Texas were without power. 

Power has been restored to more than 95% of customers in Bossier City, Plain Dealing and Vivian. 

SWEPCO estimates that most Louisiana customers will be restored by 10 p.m. Tuesday and a majority of East Texas customers by 10 p.m. Wednesday.