Squirrel causes power outage in Mineola

By Annette Falconer

MINEOLA, TX (KLTV) - 800 people lost power this morning after a a squirrel climbed up a power pole and hit a transformer. According to city administrator David Stevenson, power remained off for about 45 minutes.

Even with it being a little chilly, school's and business's remained on their regular schedule and routine.

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