LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — A large power outage is effecting the Lafayette. According to Duke Energy's website, around 6000 people are without power on the north and east side of Lafayette.
The site estimates power to be out for several hours as crews work to fix the issue. Duke reports the initial outage was "caused by an object coming into contact with our power lines."
The Lafayette Police Department is urging drivers to use caution and treat traffic signals that are out as four-way stops.