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Power outage hits Hilo, HELCO responding and restoring services

By Hawaii 24/7 Staff

Hawaii Electric Light Company reported that at 10:20 a.m. Monday (July 13) about 1,420 customers were without power from Wainaku to Puueo Paku. HELCO has crews responding to the outage area and as of 10:40 a.m. has reported that about 1,065 customers have had their power restored.

About 355 HELCO customers remain without power as crews continue to work on restoration.


As of 11:20 a.m. all customers have their power restored in the affected area.

To report an outage call HELCO at (808) 969-6666.

More information about reporting HELCO outages visit:

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