POSTED: 10:06 a.m. HST, Jan 14, 2014
LAST UPDATED: 10:07 a.m. HST, Jan 14, 2014
Electrical power was restored to the majority of 560 customers on the western end of Molokai by 7 this morning following a lightning strike early this morning.
Kaui Awai-Dickson, Maui Electric spokeswoman, said 560 customers on Molokai's west side lost power just after midnight after lightning struck one of its facilities in Maunaloa.
Power was restored by 5:20 a.m., and by 7 a.m., all but one west end Molokai customer had electrical power.