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Kaimuki car crash takes out utility pole, knocks out power

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Power was knocked out to nearly 1,200 customers in Kaimuki after a car crashed into a utility pole on Waialae Avenue early Saturday morning.

Crews worked to replace the pole after the crash, which happened shortly after 6 a.m. on Waialae near 2nd Avenue. Traffic was contra-flowed on Waialae during the work.

Hawaiian Electric Company said the repairs were completed just after 2 p.m.

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