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Remember Sparky: Memorial placed for raccoon killed in transformer fire

KOB.com Web Staff
December 19, 2017 10:37 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Here's one way to remember the night a huge power outage hit town.

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Viewer James Frazier took photos of a memorial someone set up for a raccoon aptly named Sparky. It's at the site where a transformer blew last week in Rio Rancho.

PNM believes the animal came into contact with 150,000 volts during a quest to stay warm.

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