Glendale intersection closed due to storm damagePosted: Updated:
GLENDALE, Ariz. – The intersection of Greenway Road and 59th Avenue in Glendale remains closed after Saturday's storm knocked down power lines and traffic light poles.
Utility crews are working to repair the area.
A few hundred residences in the Valley were still without power Monday morning.
Many homeowners are still cleaning up from the storm.
Street crews were removing debris and uprooted trees that were blocking sidewalks and roadways in parts of the Valley Monday morning.
A lot of Valley residents were surprised at the powerful storm.
"Reminds me of hurricane stuff," one person said. "It's weird because this is Arizona. It should just be hot, not all stormy."
Utility crews also are working to repair power lines at Glendale and 27th avenues in Phoenix.
Arthur M. Hamilton School in southwest Phoenix was closed Monday because of an electrical outage caused by the storm.
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APS line crews just restored 98 more customers in west valley. Total APS customers w/o power down to 442 w most in central PHX. #StaySafe— APS (@apsFYI) September 29, 2014
APS customers w/o power in PHX metro area will continue to be restored throughout the day. All expected back by end of day Tuesday.— APS (@apsFYI) September 29, 2014
Saturday's storm was one of the most severe we've seen in a while. Crews are repairing damage and working to restore power to 111 customers.— Salt River Project (@SRPconnect) September 29, 2014