Power is back on for nearly 1.800 AEP Swepco customers in Shreveport. The electric company says a tree fell onto a power line causing the outage. The affected area was around Youree Drive and E. 70th, as well as, Bert Kouns and E. Kings Highway. The power was knocked out around 8 this morning and back on an hour later. Some businesses were forced to temporarily close because of the outage.
Power restored in Shreveport
Nearly 1,800 AEP Swepco customers were in the dark
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