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Context: 
B.C. Hydro crewmen struggle to clear a utility pole from the path of a school bus on Vye Road on Sumas Prairie, Tuesday morning February 13, 1979. Sweeping in from the south like a giant scythe, a gale from California sliced at homes, barns, utility poles and trees throughout the Central Fraser Valley early Tuesday, levelling many of its random targets. Untold damage resulted from barn and homes collapses while electricity to countless homes, business and schools was interrupted for several hours. Miraculously no one was reported injured. Some farm animals were hurt when the building collapsed around them