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Hundreds affected by power outage in central Bakersfield

Posted at 2:33 PM, Jan 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-12 18:18:24-05

A power outage left hundreds without power in central Bakersfield, according to Pacific Gas and Electric. 

PG&E reported the outage at 2:17 p.m. that was originally affecting 636 people. The cause of the outage is unknown.

Power is estimated to be completely restored at 5:30 p.m.

The courthouse is without power and any arraignments have been cancelled.