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Subject:   Power restored in South Seattle
For Immediate Release:   
10/7/2008  2:26:00 PM
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Power restored in South Seattle

SEATTLE - The power outage in the Rainier Beach and Skyway neighborhoods has been repaired. The cause of the outage was a tree branch that caused a short circuit. The outage was first reported at 10:45 a.m. and ended at 2 p.m. Itís estimated that at the height of the outage 3,724 customers were without power.

The boundaries of the outage were:
On the north, S Ryan St.; on the south, S 135th St; on the east, Rainier Av S; and on the west, 53rd Av South.

Not all customers within these boundaries lost power.



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