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SoCal Edison issues advance notice to Stallion Springs customers that might be impacted by PSPS

Posted at 5:44 PM, Oct 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-23 21:14:36-04

STALLION SPRINGS, Calif. — UPDATE 10/23/2019 at 6:12 p.m.

Southern California Edison has advised there is a high likelihood of a Public Safety Power Shutoff on Thursday, October 24 in the early morning hours.

Stallion Springs Community Services District has notified the community that Southern California Edison has started its 48-hour advance notifications to customers that may be impacted by the scheduled Public Safety Power Shutoff this Thursday.

According to officials, the PSPS could possibly happen earlier depending on real-time weather conditions.

Residents with critical life-sustaining equipment can go to an evacuation site at the Stallion Springs Community Services District building 2 which is located on 7800 Stallion Springs Drive in Tehachapi. The facility does not have qualified medical personnel to assist with life-sustaining equipment and cannot provide transportation, according to the city officials. Residents that use ventilators, continuous IV, oxygen machines, and auto feeding tubes, will be helped by a group of volunteers, officials added.

If you have any questions please feel free to contact us at (661) 822- 3268 or (661) 861-3110. If you are in need of emergency assistance please call 9-1-1.

Southern California Edison said it notified residents through either text messages, email and automated phone calls Tuesday afternoon.