NewsLocal News

Actions

UPDATE: Power fully restored to thousands of Santa Maria residents

Default-Image_1280x720-KSBY.png
Posted at 11:18 AM, Aug 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-06 15:43:01-04

(UPDATE: 12:40 a.m.) - Power has been restored to over 2,000 Santa Maria residents.

According to PG&E power was restored just before 12:30 p.m.

PG&E says the cause of the outage was determined to be a burned component on an electrical pole located on the 2500 block of Castlerock Lane.
__
Thousands of residents in Santa Maria are without power Thursday morning.

According to PG&E, 2,347 residents are without power from just south of Betteravia Road to up north at West Stowell Road.

PG&E says the outage began at around 9:30 a.m. and they expect power to be restored by 1:30 p.m.

According to the outage map, PG&E believes the outage is due to an equipment issue.