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Power restored in Covina area

September 16, 2012 |  5:45 pm

Electricity has been restored to Covina residents who were without power since Saturday afternoon because of a power substation fire, officials said Sunday.

About 1,300 residents in the Covina area had not had power since about 4 p.m. Saturday, according to Southern California Edison officials. Services were restored about 2 p.m. Sunday.

Edison officials had been giving affected residents water and ice. Initially, about 2,000 residents lost electricity.


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