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Car hits power pole, leaves over 200 customers without power

YUMA, Ariz. - Arizona Public Service (APS) confirmed a power outage affecting 202 customers was caused by a car striking a power pole. 

APS said the vehicle hit the pole and left the scene.

The outage was reported at 7:48 a.m. The boundary involved in the outage surrounds Rosewood Drive to Palmcroft Drive and Avenue A to Mesa Avenue in Yuma. 

Power is expected to be restored at 5:30 p.m, APS said.

Yuma police are recommending cooling and water stations in the Yuma area: 

Crossroads Mission
Address: 944 S Arizona Ave, Yuma, AZ 85364
Telephone: 928-783-9362
Water Site and Cooling Site are Open: All Year
Water Site and Cooling Site Hours: Open 24 hours
Open: All major holidays
Pet-friendly site

The Salvation Army Admin and Family Services 
Address: 600 W Catalina Dr, Yuma, AZ 85364 Telephone: 928-783-0181
Water Site and Cooling Site are Open: All Year Water Site and Cooling Site Hours: Mon - Sat 9:00am - 5:00pm
Closed: Sun and all major holidays
Pet-friendly site

First United Methodist Church of Yuma
Address: 298 W 3rdSt, Yuma, AZ 85364
Telephone: 928-783-3674
Water Site is Open: June 1 - August 31
Water Site Hours: Mon - Fri 9:00am - 12:00pm
Closed: Sat & Sun and all major holidays

HOPE Inc.
Address: 201 S 1stAve, Yuma, AZ 85364
Telephone: 928-783-3616
Water Site is Open: All Year
Water Site Hours: Mon - Thurs 8:00am - 5:00pm; Fri 8:00am - 4:00pm
Closed: Sat & Sun and all major holidays
Pet-friendly site

Crossroads Mission 2ndChance Thrift Store
Address: 550 W 8th Street, Yuma, AZ 85364
Telephone: 928-726-0491
Water Site is Open: All Year
Water Site Hours: Mon - Sat 8:00am - 4:00pm
Closed Sunday and all major holidays

Yuma Community Food Bank
Address: 2404 E 24th St Suite A, Yuma, AZ 85365
Telephone: 928-343-1243
Water Site is Open: All Year Water Site Hours: Mon - Fri 9:00am - 2:00pm
Closed: Sat & Sun and all major holidays

Starbucks Coffee Company
Address: 2383 W 24thSt, Yuma, AZ 85364 
Telephone: 928-344-0563
Water Site and Cooling Site are Open: May 1 - Sept 30 
Water Site and Cooling Site Hours: Mon - Thurs 4:30am - 10:30pm; Fri - Sun 4:30am - 11:00pm

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
Address: 1550 S 14th Ave, Yuma, AZ 85364 (16thSt & 14thAve)
Telephone: 928-782-5155
Water Site is Open: May 1 - Sept 15
Water Site Hours: Mon - Thu 9:00am - 3:00pm
Office is Closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Closed: Fri, Sat & Sun and all major holidays and Sept 2

Western Arizona Council of Governments
Address: 1235 S Redondo Ctr Dr, Yuma, AZ 85365
Telephone: 928-217-7122 ext. 111 or 112
Water Site is Open: May 1 - Sept 15
Water Site Hours: Mon - Fri 9:00am - 5:00pm
Closed: Sat & Sun and all major holidays

Wal-mart
Address: 8151 E 32ndSt, Yuma, AZ 85365
Telephone: 928-344-5974
Water Site and Cooling Site are Open: May 1 - Sept 30
Water Site and Cooling Site Hours: Mon-Sun 7:00am - 10:00pm
For assistance with water, please see the People Greeter at the East entrance of the store near the pharmacy.


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