Nearly 3,500 without power in North County

Posted at 2:53 PM, Apr 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-16 17:53:15-04

Nearly 3,500 people are without power in North County San Diego Saturday, according to San Diego Gas & Electric.

Areas affected include South Escondido, Lake Hodges, Del Dios area and East Escondido.

SDG&E says it is assessing the outage to determine the cause and estimates power will be restored around 5 p.m.