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Power restored for thousands on Molokai

MOLOKAI (HawaiiNewsNow) - Power has been restored for thousands of customers on Molokai after a pole fire was reported near the Palaau Power Plant.

Officials say 5,000 customers were initially affected by the outage.

Crews managed to restore power in the area just before 6:30 a.m.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

No injuries were reported.

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