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UPDATE: Power Restored to Selah Residents, 1,433 in Sunnyside Still Without Power

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Pacific Power is reporting a large scale outage in Selah and Sunnyside. Pacific Power is reporting a large scale outage in Selah and Sunnyside.

UPDATE 9:38PM: All Selah residents should have their power back on, Sunnyside still sits at 11:30 pm for estimated time of restoration.
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UPDATE 9:20 PM: Sunnyside Hospital now has their power back.
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UPDATE 9 PM: Pacific Power says Selah residents should have power by 11:30 p.m., still no estimate for Sunnyside customers.
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UPDATE 8:18 PM SATURDAY:

SELAH AND SUNNYSIDE, WA- Selah and Sunnyside residents may still not have power if they live near zip code 98942 and 98944.

Residents reported outages around 3:30 p.m. Saturday. 

Pacific power says it was in fact light poles like this one that caught fire, causing the outages.

Almost 3,000 people total lost power, and 1,800 still do not have it back.

Srews are onsite doing repairs, but there is not an estimated time of repair from the company anymore.

Check back for the latest updates.

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SUNNYSIDE, WA- Pacific Power is reporting a large scale outage in Selah and Sunnyside. Here are the latest estimates from Pacific Power:

Selah
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Area of outage: Zip code 98942
Estimated time of restoration: 7:00 p.m. PST
Cause: Pole fire
Customers affected: Approximately 87 customers are without power, down from 1,326 earlier
Crew: Onsite and repairs are underway

Sunnyside
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Area of outage: Zip code 98944
Estimated time of restoration: 6:30 p.m. PST
Cause: Pole fire
Customers affected: Approximately 1,719 customers are without power
Crew: Onsite and repairs are underway

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