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Many trees are down and customers are without power around the Southland due to wild winds. (credit: CBS)

Wild Winds, Downed Trees Blamed For Power Outages

LAWDP says that 1,100 customers are without power Sunday evening in Chatworth.

12/21/2014

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PCH Reopens After Downed Power Lines Force Closure Through Pacific Palisades

Officials reopened both directions of the Pacific Coast Highway near Sunset Boulevard Tuesday after downed power lines forced the street closure in the area.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/02/2014

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Motorist Injured After Swerving To Avoid Downed Power Lines In Dana Point

Orange County sheriff’s Lt. John Roche said the power lines were down in Via Canon, just south of the Camino Las Ramblas exit from the 5 Freeway, at 10:15 p.m. Saturday.

06/01/2014

Friends and family said Tony Calderon, 49, was killed by a fallen palm tree frond. (credit: the Calderon family)

Man, 49, Crushed To Death By Falling Tree In East LA

A 49-year-old man was crushed to death Saturday by a fallen tree in East L.A.

05/17/2014

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Lightning Downs Power Lines Leaving Hundreds Of Sunland Residents In The Dark

The wild weather sweeping into the Southland this week downed power lines in Sunland, leaving hundreds of residents without electricity.

04/02/2014

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Hollywood Hills Mudslide Knocks Down Tree, Power Lines

A mudslide knocked down a large tree and power lines in the Hollywood Hills on Saturday evening.

03/02/2014

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Driver Rescued From Car After Crash Downs Power Lines In Arleta

A motorist had to be rescued in Arleta Sunday following a crash that downed power lines across four lanes.

12/15/2013

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1 Injured From Downed Power Lines In Chatsworth

One person was injured Monday after a power lines fell down in Chatsworth.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/04/2013

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Small Fires Caused By Arcing Electrical Lines Damage Home In North Tustin

Arcing power lines sparked a rash of small fires that resulted in slight exterior damage to a home in northern Tustin.

10/05/2013

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Edison, CPUC Reach $37M Deal On 2007 Malibu Canyon Fire

The California Public Utilities Commission has reached a proposed $37 million settlement with Southern California Edison over fallen power lines blamed for starting the October 2007 Malibu Canyon Fire.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/20/2013

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Wild Winds Expected To Whip Around The Southland

Wild winds are expected to whip around the Southland for the next several days.

04/07/2013

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Mylar Balloons Blamed For Power Outage In Westwood

Several people had to be rescued from stalled elevators Saturday following a power outage in Westwood.

02/16/2013

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Runaway Truck Wreaks Havoc In La Crescenta

A runaway truck wreaked havoc Friday in the residential area of northern Glendale-La Crescenta.

01/18/2013

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Thousands Still Without Power After Tuesday’s Wild Winds

More than 2,000 customers in L.A. and nearly 2,000 more in eastern L.A. County are still without power after strong winds swept across Southern California Tuesday, downing trees and power lines.

12/19/2012

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Cold, Blustery Weather Toppling Trees, Downing Power Lines

Thousands of residents were without power Tuesday night as gusty winds raked the Southland.

12/18/2012

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