HECO responding to power outage on Oahu’s North Shore

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — Crews with Hawaiian Electric (HECO) responded to a power outage on the North Shore of Oahu that affected approximately 758 customers on Friday, June 18.

According to HECO, the outage was reported at 6:38 p.m. Friday in Haleiwa, Helemano, Kaena Point, Mokuleia and Waialua.

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Officials say the outage was caused by a motor vehicle accident on Farrington Highway by Waialua High School. A HECO utility pole was involved in the incident, according to officials.

Officials said power had been restored to 600 customers at 8 p.m. and the remaining 158 customers can expect their electricity to be restored by 11 p.m. Friday.

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