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Outage leaves thousands without power in City Heights, Rolando, Oak Park

Posted at 7:32 AM, Aug 06, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-06 11:37:30-04

SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Two outages left just over 4,200 San Diego Gas & Electric customers without power Tuesday morning in the Rolando, City Heights and Oak Park areas.

The first outage, affecting 4,159 customers, was reported at 2:52 a.m., according to San Diego Gas and Electric's online outage map. The second outage, affecting 48 customers, was reported at 3:43 a.m.

As of 7:15 a.m., power had been restored to all customers affected by the first outage, but the customers affected by the second outage remained without power, SDG&E spokeswoman Helen Gao said, adding that power was expected to be restored to the remaining customers by 9 a.m.

Crews determined the first outage was caused by a tree that fell on power lines, Gao said. The cause of the second outage was still under investigation.

Click here to view SDG&E's Outage Map