Storm

A strong storm struck Crossett on Monday afternoon.

Heavy damage was reported Monday afternoon in Crossett following a strong thunderstorm with high straight-line winds, or possibly a tornado.

One woman was killed in Union Parish, LA, when a tree fell on her mobile home about 5 p.m. Many trees fell in Union Parish, south of the Arkansas-Louisiana line.

Entergy Corporation reported more than 3,732 customers are without power in the Crossett area after a line of storms swept across southeast Arkansas and northeast Louisiana.

The storm hit Crossett about 5:19 p.m.

About 900 Entergy customers were also without power in the Junction City and New London communities of Union County.

Damage was reported at Crossett High School. Thirty or more houses were damaged when trees fell on them.

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