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Salton City - Storm Damage


Last updated 10/15/2015 at 9:14am

Thunderstorms have caused chaos for some Coachella Valley residents this morning with power outages being reported after 12 power poles were knocked down due to the storm.

According to the Imperial Irrigation District, 1161 customers were without power in Salton City and there are reports of equipment-related outages in Cathedral City, where 271 Southern California Edison customers were in the dark this morning.

A weather alert had been issued for various parts of the desert, particularly for La Quinta, Indio, Coachella, Thermal and Mecca.

The estimated restoration time is not currently known.

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