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Snake Causes Power Outage Near Hermiston

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HERMISTON, Ore. (AP) - A power outage near Hermiston was caused by a snake.
    
A snake slithered through a fence and disrupted a breaker at the Umatilla Cooperative's Feedville Station.
    
It knocked out power early Thursday to more than 1,200 customers. Crews restored service about an hour later.

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