Maui News

Vehicle Strikes Pole, Knocking Out Power to 450 in Pāʻia

January 13, 2014, 6:54 AM HST
Listen to this Article
1 minute
Loading Audio... Article will play after ad...
Playing in :00
A
A
A

Baldwin Avenue. Photo by Wendy Osher.

Baldwin Avenue. Photo by Wendy Osher.

By Wendy Osher

A vehicle struck a utility pole on Baldwin Avenue in Pāʻia at around 11 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 10, knocking out electricity to hundreds of customers.

 

Maui Electric Company spokesperson Kau’i Awai Dickson said an estimated 450 customers along Baldwin Avenue and parts of Pāʻia were without power for several hours late Friday night into Saturday morning.

According to Dickson, power was restored to all affected customers by 8 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 11.

E-Mail Newsletters Receive daily or weekly updates via e-mail. Subscribe Now
News Alerts Breaking news alerts on your mobile device. Get the App

Comments

This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Maui Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion. View Comments