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Power fully restored in Lompoc after outage Monday morning

Power outage affecting thousands in Lompoc Monday
Posted at 8:36 AM, Apr 18, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-18 16:58:21-04

UPDATE: 1:56 p.m. - City officials say that power was fully restored to affected power customers before 1 p.m. on Monday.

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UPDATE: 9:01 a.m. - As of 8:45 a.m., power had been restored to about 95% of the impacted customers.

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ORIGINAL STORY: About 4,000 power customers in Lompoc were in the dark this morning after a PG&E power line fell on a city power line, officials say.

The outage was first reported at 5:52 a.m. in the central section of the city.

The Lompoc Electric Division is working to restore power as quickly as possible.

Officials have not shared what caused the first power line to fall.