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Truck hits power pole, causes outage


NEW AUBURN - The lights are back on in New Auburn tonight. 

More than 350 Xcel Energy customers lost power around six, Tuesday morning. Xcel says it appears a truck either came in contact with overhead power lines or hit a power pole.

The pole was found broken and the lines were tangled. The truck was nowhere to be found. Xcel says most residents had their power back shortly after eight, Tuesday morning.

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