UPDATE (9:00 a.m.) : The outage is now only affecting 275 customers as of 8:41 a.m. PG&E has not yet set an estimated restoration time. The outage began at 5 a.m. on Thursday. PG&E says the outage was caused by an equipment issue.
UPDATE (7:40 a.m.) : PG&E says the outage was caused by an equipment issue. There’s still no restoration time, but it’s affecting a little over 800 customers as of 7:21 a.m.
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — At 5:00 a.m., more than 22-hundred customers in East Bakersfield are without power.
Pacific Gas & Electric Company has not yet stated a restoration time or what caused the outage, but the electric company is investigating.
Traffic lights are down on north of Edison Highway to the Kern Canyon Road.