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Mira Monte High School releasing students early due to power outage

UPDATE: 120 customers affected by power outage
Posted at 10:08 AM, Jan 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-15 13:40:06-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Mira Monte High School is releasing students early due to a power outage.

According to the KHSD Twitter page, students from Mira Monte High School will be released at 10:30 a.m. KHSD says sack lunches are available in the cafeteria, and normal bus routes will run beginning at 10:30 a.m.

Initially, 460 customers were affected by the outage. According to PG&E, the outage started around 8:20 a.m. and was caused by an equipment issue. According to the PG&E outage page, they do not have an estimated time as to when power will be restored.

At this time, 120 customers are still being affected by the outage.