Power outage affecting Avila Beach area

Posted at 6:53 PM, May 25, 2018

More than 1,200 PG&E customers in the Avila Beach and surrounding area were without power Friday evening.

According to PG&E, crews were working to determine what caused the outage, which reportedly began just before 6:30 p.m.

Areas affected appeared to include a portion of Diablo Canyon property, Wild Cherry Canyon, the majority of Avila Beach, extending onto See Canyon Road and into Prefumo Canyon.

Crews estimated restoration would happen by around 9:30 p.m.

This story will be updated as new information becomes available.