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Pole falls on power lines; hundreds without power

KAAAWA,OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Approximately 500 customers in Kaaawa have no electricity Thursday after a utility pole fell on power lines along Kamehameha Hwy.

Officials with Hawaiian Electric Company say they had to de-energizer the power lines, causing hundreds of people to lose service. Crews are working to restore power as soon as possible.

The cause of the pole collapse is unknown.

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