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Tuesday afternoon fire, power failure in Pleasanton blamed on bird

Original post made on Jul 6, 2012

Electric power was cut to hundreds of residents in southwest Pleasanton Tuesday afternoon after a bird caused a series of transmission line shorts that led to a fire and a transformer loss.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, July 6, 2012, 12:00 AM

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Posted by Andrew Heller, a resident of Birdland
on Jul 6, 2012 at 11:44 pm

Even though the power went out we still had one Hell of a wedding!


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