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Outage in Southwest Bakersfield Leaves Hundreds Without Power

Power Outage in Southwest Bakersfield
Posted at 9:26 AM, Dec 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-14 12:26:31-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — An outage in Southwest Bakersfield has left hundreds of customers without power on Saturday morning.

A total of 1,641 customers are without power in the area, according to the Pacific Gas and Electric outage map.

A preliminary investigation by PG&E shows that the outage is due a vehicle that ran into a power pole.

At this time, power is expected to be restored to impacted customers by 11:45 a.m. Saturday.

This is a developing situation. This article will be updated as new information becomes available.