Power Outage Strikes PB, Mission Bay - NBC 7 San Diego

Power Outage Strikes PB, Mission Bay



    Power Outage Strikes PB, Mission Bay

    An outage left thousands of residents in La Jolla and Pacific Beach without power Saturday afternoon, San Diego Gas & Electric confirmed.

    The power outage struck around 4:19 p.m., initially impacting approximately 3,600 customers in La Jolla, La Jolla Shores, Soledad Mountain, Mission Bay and Pacific Beach, according to SDG&E.

    By 5:05 p.m., approximately 370 customers remained without power in the Mission Bay and Pacific Beach areas. By 5:30 p.m., that number wittled down to approximately 200.

    The cause of the power outage is under investigation. SDG&E says a "number of combined factors" caused some sort of problem in the electric system.

    As of right now, officials estimate that power will be fully restored to the impacted communities by 7 p.m.

    Check back for updates on this developing story.