Power outage shuts down part of Ingalls shipyard

Power outage shuts down part of Ingalls shipyard
(Photo source: Huntington Ingalls Industries)

PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) - A power outage is affecting workflow at Ingalls Shipbuilding. According to Bill Glenn, Media Relations Manager for Ingalls, the power outage happened Tuesday morning.

Glenn said employees who are not able to work due to the power outage have been sent home. The remaining areas of the shipyard will continue working as normal.

It is unclear how long Ingalls officials expect the power outage to last. We will continue to bring you the latest on this developing story on WLOX News Now and on WLOX.com.

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