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Power restored to nearly 200 customers in Kailua

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UPDATE:
Power was restored to all customers by about 6:30 a.m. on Monday.

ORIGINAL STORY:
Approximately 190 customers in Kailua are without power on Monday morning after an issue with an underground electrical cable, according to the Hawaiian Electric Company.

Customers near the Safeway in Kailua on Kina St., Hele St. And Kupau St. are believed to be affected.

Officials say the issue is likely being caused by a short or fault on an underground cable, though it is unclear what caused the problem.

A HECO troubleshooter is working to restore power customers.

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