Flying debris causes Upcountry outage

About 2,010 customers in the Upcountry area lost power Sunday afternoon when winds blew loose debris into some power lines, Maui Electric Co. spokeswoman Shayna Decker said.

The power went out at about 2:20 p.m. Sunday. Most customers were restored by 4 p.m., with a remaining 200 customers brought back online by 6:30 p.m., Decker said.

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