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Garbage truck hits utility pole in Kailua, 1,600 lose power

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About 1,600 Kailua homes lost power this morning when a city refuse truck hit a utility pole knocking out a transformer, officials said.

The accident occurred around 8:30 a.m. at Makawao street and Kalaheo avenue near St. Anthony School.

A Hawaiian Electric Co. spokesman said crews restored power to all but 11 customers by 10:15 a.m.

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