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UPDATE: Downtown power restored

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LES officials say the lights went out around 2 a.m. The outage affected a large portion of the downtown area.

The power was out from 7th Street to Antelope Valley Parkway, and from L to O streets.

LES officials say 194 customers lost power.

This included mostly businesses, and the new west Haymarket area.

LES officials say the problem was a piece of damaged equipment. 
 
Crews were able to locate the problem and fix it in about an hour and half.

 

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