More than 1,500 north Snohomish County homes lose power

PUD crews were working to restore electricity Thursday morning from Arlington to Oso.

ARLINGTON — More than 1,500 homes between Arlington and Oso were without power Thursday morning.

Crews with the Snohomish County PUD were working to restore power in several rural north county communities that also included Arlington Heights and Trafton.

“We don’t know the cause yet, but the wind is picking up a bit this morning,” PUD spokesman Neil Neroutsos said.

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