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Power Restored to Thousands of Stead Customers

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Power is back for more than 7,100 customers north of Reno after a brief outage Tuesday morning.

The outage started around 7:30am Tuesday along Stead Boulevard - and was restored about 15 minutes later.

NV Energy says a truck snagged a guy wire on a pole on Stead Blvd. It caused the lines to slap together sparking the outage in the Stead-Lemmon Valley area.

NV Energy says a crew will need to install a new guy wire.

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