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Power restored to more than 7,000 Southern California Edison customers in Kern County following transformer upgrade

The company updated the power outage cause to a transformer upgrade and pole upgrades throughout the county.
Posted: 10:00 AM, Dec 02, 2019
Updated: 2019-12-02 15:59:31-05
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KERN COUNTY, Calif. — UPDATE: According to SCE's outage map power has been restored to more than 8,400 of its customers. The company said that the power outage was caused by a transmission line issue. SCE said the outage started around 8:50 a.m. on Monday and power was restored by 10 a.m.

You can view the outage map here .

Southern California Edison has reported over 7,000 customers are without power throughout Kern County.

According to the company's outage map there are a total of 17 outages as of 8:45 a.m. Monday morning.

Edison said they have crews working to get power restored in impacted areas.

This is a developing story and we will update you as more information comes in.