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PG&E customers in unincorporated Kern County may lose power Monday

PG & E Truck
Posted at 7:58 AM, Oct 11, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-11 10:58:21-04

KERN COUNTY, Calif. (KERO) — Hundreds of residents in Kern County have been warned that they could get their power shut off at some point today.

According to PG&E, 633 customers in unincorporated areas of the county are impacted by the latest public safety power shut offs. Power could be shut off anytime from 5 a.m. to 1 p.m.

There's no timeline on when power would be restored.

PG&E also has a hotline that you can call to get any resources necessary. Residents can call 211 to be connected to things such a food pantry or transportation services. You can also visit here and be taken to similar services.