NewsCovering Kern County


Power outage affecting over 1,600 customers in Northwest Bakersfield

PG&E Power Outage, August 15, 2022
Posted at 4:11 PM, Aug 15, 2022
and last updated 2022-08-15 19:17:06-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KERO) — PG&E is reporting a power outage in Northwest Bakersfield that is affecting about 1,600 customers.

The outage is affecting an area between Olive Drive and Fruitvale and between Patton Way and Mowhawk Street.

They are estimating that power should be restored by 6:00 p.m.

Reports from residents in the area are that the outage was caused by a downed power line and the PG&E crews are in the area

Photo from Rory Fowler.

Rory Fowler