Puerto Ricans grab machetes, shovels to help restore power

COAMO, Puer­to Rico (AP) — It took only min­utes for Hur­ri­cane Maria to kill pow­er to the Puer­to Rican town of Coamo, crack­ing wood­en poles, snap­ping pow­er lines and hurl­ing trans­form­ers to the ground. For months, res­i­dents begged Puer­to Rico’s pow­er com­pa­ny and the U.S.