Alexandria, La. (June 24, 2019)—The line of severe weather that passed through Alexandria early this morning caused a significant number of scattered outages throughout the City of Alexandria’s electric system. The majority of outages are the result of broken poles, downed tree limbs and downed wires. The hardest hit areas are in the vicinity of Horseshoe Drive, Prescott Road, Heyman Lane and Texas Avenue. “City and contractor crews are working throughout the city and will restore service as quickly and safely as possible,” explained Michael Marcotte, Alexandria Utility System Director.