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Downed Tree Causes Power Outage in Kula

October 20, 2017, 7:49 AM HST
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During a period of high winds about 9:18 p.m. last night, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, a tree came down on a span of power lines along Haleakalā Highway, causing approximately 1,685 customers in the Kula area to experience an outage.

A majority of customers were restored by 10:32 p.m. with a remaining 193 customers brought back online by 2:25 a.m. this morning after crews completed repairs to the damaged equipment.

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