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Crews working to restore power to Wauna homes, SR 302 blocked

A car that crashed into a power poll caused an outage for about 850 residents in the Wauna area tonight, according to Peninsula Light Co.

The company estimates repairs will take five or six hours, but says the majority of those affected will have power restored within two hours.

WSDOT reports that state Route 302 is completely blocked at 94th Avenue Northwest until further notice, as of 10:30 p. m.


Two injured in shooting at Key Peninsula grocery store

A 20-year-old woman allegedly walked into a Key Peninsula grocery store and began shooting a handgun this afternoon, hitting two customers.

Deputies were called about 12:45 to the Peninsula Market at 14220 92nd Ave. in Wauna, for a report of shots fired.

Witnesses said the woman entered the store and walked around briefly before she began firing, Pierce County Sheriff Paul Pastor said.

People in the store subdued the woman and “got her down and literally sat on her until we arrived,” Pastor said.

A man in his 70s was shot in the leg and a man in his 30s

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