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Tree Topples On House, Downs Power Lines In El Monte

Crews were dispatched to a residential area of El Monte after a fallen tree took down some power lines before landing on a home.


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Man Electrocuted In Whittier Backyard

A man was electrocuted early Thursday morning in his Whittier backyard.

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Police said four people were injured when this Prius they were chasing crashed into a telephone pole in Sun Valley. (credit: CBS)

4 Injured When Vehicle Being Chased By Police Slams Into Pole

At least one person had to be extricated from the vehicle, authorities said.


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Motorist Reportedly Trapped By Crashed Vehicle, Downed Power Lines

A driver crashed Saturday evening in Mission Hills and was reportedly trapped inside the vehicle and by downed power lines.


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More Than 1,000 Customers Lose Power In Canyon Country

Officials said 1,048 Southern California Edison customers lost power in Canyon Country Sunday evening.


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405 Freeway In Fountain Valley Shut Down After Power Lines Fall On Lanes

Traffic has been shut down on the San Diego (405) Freeway after downed power lines at Magnolia in Fountain Valley have caused several traffic collisions.


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Downed Power Lines, Weather-Related Outages Cut Service To Thousands

About 900 customers were without power in scattered outages throughout Los Angeles Wednesday evening.


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Power Outage Leaves 4,071 In The Dark In Santa Monica

Downed power lines left 4,071 customers in Santa Monica without power Thursday evening, according to a Southern California Edison official.

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