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Lightning strikes substation causing power outage for some Abernathy residents

(Source: Xcel Energy) (Source: Xcel Energy)
ABERNATHY, TX (KCBD) -

Xcel Energy officials say a lightning strike hit a substation damaging two feeder lines that provide power to Abernathy.

This happened just before 12:15 a.m. Monday.

Officials say 1,514 customers lost electricity.

Power was restored at 1:35 a.m.

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