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More than 2,000 PG&E customers without power in Central Bakersfield

Posted at 6:52 AM, Dec 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-17 09:52:03-05

More than 2,000 Pacific Gas & Electric customers are without power in Central Bakersfield on Tuesday morning.

According to the PG&E outage map, an outage was reported just after 6 a.m. in Central Bakersfield. The outage stretches as far west as Real Road, as far east as Chester Avenue, just north of California Avenue and as far south as Verde Street.

PG&E is estimating full restoration at about 9:15 a.m.

It's not known what caused the outage.