Power restored in Biloxi after equipment malfunction

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - A spokesman for Mississippi Power said Wednesday morning that all power has been restored in Biloxi.

The spokesman said around 1,000 customers on Pass Road and in the Keesler area were in the dark around 9:30 Tuesday night because of an equipment malfunction.

He added the malfunction may have been caused by storm damage to the company's equipment.

Power was restored to all customers within an hour.

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