MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Memphis Light, Gas and Water is reporting thousands of customers without power due to a damaged wire issue.
The utility says a contractor reportedly damaged an underground wire Wednesday afternoon causing the outages. As of 8:18 p.m., there are over 2,700 customers without power.
Crews are working to fix the problem.
MLGW says the estimated time of repair will be around 9 p.m.