Officials: North Laurel residents without power until evening

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - North Laurel residents will be in the dark until later Friday evening according to Jones County officials.

According to Marta Tullos, Jones County EMA, a tree fell around 5:30 a.m. and took down two transformers, causing the power outage.

Tullos said crews are on the scene to clear the area near Audobon Drive, and power will be restored later Friday evening.

Tullos does not believe any structures were damaged.