KAHULUI – As Maui Electric crews continue to respond to multiple outages on Maui and Moloka‘i, about 8,169 customers have been brought back online in South Maui, parts of Central Maui, Pā‘ia and Ha‘ikū as of 7:30 a.m. Approximately, 11,419 customers remain without power in parts of Central Maui, Upcountry, Pā‘ia, Ha‘ikū, East Maui and Moloka‘i when high storm winds brought down trees and debris in electrical lines last night.
Crews restored power to 6,000 customers in North Kīhei and Wailea; as well as about 1,337 customers in Kahului and Wailuku and 832 customers in Pā‘ia and Ha‘ikū. Crews continue to work on restorations in parts of Upcountry Maui – including Makawao, Pukalani and Kula; as well Pā‘ia and Ha‘ikū, East Maui and Moloka‘i.
Please report any outages, and/or downed power lines and poles, to our 24-7 Trouble Lines: Maui: 871-7777 and Molokai and Lanai: 1-877-871-8461. In addition, Maui Electric reminds customers to stay away from downed power lines. Assume they are energized, or “live,” and dangerous. If you see someone injured after touching a downed power line, call 9-1-1 for help. Warn others to stay clear.