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Power Pole Falls Near Sprague and Bowdish

SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Sprague from Bowdish to Pines closed Saturday afternoon while crews worked on a downed power pole. Witnesses say they heard a loud pop when a transformer exploded and then the power pole came down. There were no injuries to report, although one person's car was damaged.

As of 6:30pm Saturday evening Sprague from Bowdish to Union was closed. Crews tell KHQ they expect the road to be closed for a couple more hours. Modern Electric could not give a time frame as to when power would be restored, but said they are working hard to resolve the problem.

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