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Power restored to 800 Kunia customers

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KUNIA (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Hawaiian Electric Company spokesperson says power has been restored to 800 customers in the Kunia-Waipahu area.

The outage was reported at about 7 a.m. after downed power lines were reported on Kunia Road near Kupuna Loop.

When HECO crews arrived to the scene, they found a bird on the line that was fried.

HECO officials say the bird may have caused the outage.

Power was restored by 9:30 a.m.

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