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Power has been restored to thousands of customers in Central Bakersfield

Posted at 7:33 AM, Feb 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-16 12:30:54-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — UPDATE: Power has been restored to all customers.

Almost 2,000 PG&E customers in Central Bakersfield are without power, according to the utility's outage map.

The outage first registered on the map just after 7:00 a.m. Sunday.

Crews are assessing the scene at this time and the cause of the outage is still unknown.

PG&E estimates that power will be restored for impacted customers by 10:15 Sunday morning.

Click here to see if your area is impacted.

This is a developing story. Updates will be posted here as they are made available.