SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WDAM) - Electric companies in South Mississippi are reporting thousands of outages caused by Tropical Storm Delta.
Delta made landfall in southwest Louisiana on Friday afternoon as a Category 2 hurricane and was downgraded to a tropical storm around 1 a.m. Saturday.
As of 5 a.m., Southern Pine Electric was reporting more than 5,400 outages from Hattiesburg to Jackson.
Pearl River Valley Electric Power Association was reporting around 1,000 outages.
Mississippi Power was reporting more than 1,000 outages from the coast to Meridian.
Singing River Electric was reporting more than 300 outages from the coast to Perry County.
Dixie Electric was reporting around 160 outages in its service area.