BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Biloxi police are blocking traffic on Atkinson Rd. in front of the Magnolia Bay subdivision as crews work to repair downed power lines.
Mississippi Power said an 18-wheeler hit an anchor in the ground, snapping the top of a pole on Rosalie Maria Dr. before 7 a.m. Wednesday.
Residents in the area can expect power to be restored by noon. According to Mississippi Power's outage map, about 700 customers are affected by the outage.