BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The internet is back up for some residents in the Capital City.

According to Cox Communications, “A car hit a utility pole Thursday morning, causing a fire and subsequent damage to equipment attached to the pole.”

Entergy went to work making repairs to their equipment at the scene.

Cox followed with their repairs after being given the all clear by Entergy.

The work was completed overnight and service was restored to customers around 2:45 a.m.

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