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Power restored after squirrel chews through Lafayette power line

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Posted at 9:30 AM, Mar 10, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-10 10:30:31-05

Lafayette Utilities System says that around 3,500 customers were without power on Thursday morning.

A squirrel reportedly chewed through a line which caused the outage near the Flanders substation.

LUS says that power has been restored to the area.

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