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More than 1,500 Spokane Valley Avista customers experienced power outage Monday morning

UPDATED: Mon., June 18, 2018

FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2015, file photo, Avista Utilities lineman Matt Anderson de-energizes an electrical line so arborists can remove a tree in Pullman, Wash. (Geoff Crimmins / AP)
FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2015, file photo, Avista Utilities lineman Matt Anderson de-energizes an electrical line so arborists can remove a tree in Pullman, Wash. (Geoff Crimmins / AP)

About 1,600 Avista Utilities customers in Spokane Valley were without power for about an hour Monday morning.

The outage was first reported around 6:50 a.m. and affected a large cluster of homes in the Dishman Mica neighborhood, including Valley Christian School, according to Avista’s online outage map.

Power was restored at about 8 a.m. A cause of the outage has not been determined.

A spokesperson from Avista was not immediately available for comment Monday morning.

This story is developing and will be updated.

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