UI sends Connecticut crews to help restore power in hurricane-battered Louisiana

United Illuminating crews from Connecticut are headed down south to help restore power in Louisiana following Hurricane Ida.
UI says crews from Connecticut as well as its sister companies in New York and Maine are expected to head down south today.
Around 20 line workers and a handful of support staff are making the trip down south.
UI says crews left from headquarters in Orange this morning and could be down in the Pelican State for a month.