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Power outage in Central Bakersfield affecting over 2,200 PG&E customers

Power Outage, Augsut 19, 2022
Posted at 3:40 PM, Aug 19, 2022
and last updated 2022-08-19 19:07:33-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KERO) — PG&E is reporting a power outage along Highway 99 between California and Ming avenues.

Over 2,200 customers are affected. PG&E expects power to be restored around 6 p.m.

Early reports are a vehicle struck a utility pole near Stockdale & Wetherly but this has not been confirmed.

This is a developing story. More information as it becomes available.