Bay Area Storm Leaves Tens Of Thousands Without PowerTens of thousands of Bay Area electric customers are without power Friday morning because of this season’s first significant rainstorm, weather and PG&E officials said.
Electrocuted Squirrel Knocks Out Power To 5,000 In Castro ValleyNearly 5,000 utility customers lost electrical service for roughly 90 minutes Thursday afternoon when a squirrel caused a power outage in the Castro Valley area.
Mylar Balloon Knocks Power Out For Thousands In SF Mission DistrictA mylar balloon was found tangled in power lines at 15th and Shotwell streets; the outage affected 6,246 customers.
Police Seek Hit-&-Run Driver Who Caused Power Outage In AntiochPolice are seeking a driver who fled after their vehicle crashed into a power pole early Tuesday morning in Antioch.
Widespread Power Outage Affects 20,000 In San FranciscoCrews restored electricity to roughly 20,000 PG&E customers who lost power Thursday evening in San Francisco's SoMa district.
Service Mostly Restored After Outage Cuts Power To Thousands In SunnyvaleThe outage was first reported early Sunday morning and initially affected about 4,100 customers, according to a PG&E spokesman.
Power Restored To Thousands Of East Bay ResidentsA transformer failure and fire at a PG&E substation in El Cerrito caused a massive power outage in the East Bay Monday that disrupted BART service and traffic signals in Berkeley, an El Cerrito fire battalion chief said.
Power Restored To Thousands After Early-Morning Outage In SFMore than 5,000 customers lost power after underground equipment failed around 5:30 Sunday morning.
Crews Work To Restore Power To Hundreds Throughout Bay AreaHundreds of people were without power in the Bay Area Sunday afternoon, according to a PG&E spokesman.
Downed Tree Leaves Hundreds Without Power In Mill ValleyA downed tree is blocking a road in Mill Valley and has caused a power outage leaving 210 residences without power Tuesday morning.
Over 6K PG&E Customers Without Gas Heat On Chilly Night In Discovery BayMore than 6,000 customers in the Discovery Bay area of Contra Costa County will be without gas heat until Monday night because PG&E officials have to shut off service to make repairs, a PG&E spokeswoman and a statement by Contra Costa County Supervisor Mary Piepho said Sunday.
Garbage Truck Hits Utility Pole, Knocking Power To Nearly 1K San Jose HomesAbout 850 homes are without power Thursday evening in East San Jose after a garbage truck struck a utility pole, bringing down power lines earlier in the day, according to PG&E officials.