October 22, 2012 in City

About 700 without power at Five Mile


About 700 residents of Five Mile are without power this afternoon.

About 1,900 Avista customers lost power at 3:16 p.m. today for unknown reasons, a company spokeswoman said.

Power was quickly restored to about 1,200 of those customers.

Crews still are patrolling the power lines to try to discover the problem, spokeswoman Debbie Simock said.

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