Power restored to hundreds in Aiea affected by power outage

Power restored to hundreds in Aiea affected by power outage
Over 551 Hawaiian Electric customers are currently without power due to an outage in Aiea. (Image: Art Visaya)
Over 551 Hawaiian Electric customers are currently without power due to an outage in Aiea. (Image: Art Visaya)

AIEA, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Hawaiian Electric Company has restored power to all 571 customers in Aiea affected by a power outage on Tuesday afternoon.

The Pearlridge Center, along with several residents, were without power for over an hour, and HECO crews were able to restore power to all customers by switching circuits a little before 6 p.m.

Outages were first reported around 4 p.m. It is not yet known what the cause of the outage is, but officials say it may be related to an equipment failure.

This story may be updated.

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