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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Power has been restored after a brief outage at The University of Arizona.

Christopher Kopach with facilities management said Tucson Electric Power had a failure on one of their breakers.

Ten buildings needed to be taken offline for about an hour until repairs were complete.

UAPD sent four UAlerts during the outages to update the public on the situation.

Kopach said a compressor was damaged in the Alumni Building, which will be replaced.

Officials continue to assess further damages. Power was restored around 11:45 a.m.

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