Bird Knocks Out Power in Idaho Falls

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0  Updated at 1:51 pm, July 23rd, 2012 By: Managing Editor
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(IDAHO FALLS) – A random bird knocked out power to more than 7,000 Idaho Falls residents Saturday morning. Officials say a bird got into one of the transformers at the Hatch substation in the northeast section of town. The power was out for just under two hours and was restored shortly before noon. 

 



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