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Power knocked out to hundreds

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YAKIMA, Wash--  Several hundred residents near Power House Road in Yakima are without power, and crews don't expect to fully restore it for several hours.

Early reports indicate a driver swerved to avoid hitting a dog around 1 p.m. and crashed into a power pole.  The damage was so heavy, a second pole was also damaged.

Initially, 2,000 residents were without power.  Stay with KNDO Local News at 6 as well as KNDO.com for the latest.