SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A power outage in San Francisco left hundreds of homes and businesses in the Financial District in the dark.
The outage was first reported at 8:49 p.m. on Monday.READ MORE: VTA Shooting: Additional Personnel Files On Gunman Reveal Missed Days At Work, Insubordination
PG&E confirmed the outage was due to underground equipment failure during planned maintenance work. There was a report of a blown manhole cover at Lombard and Sansome streets. Emergency personal were on the scene.READ MORE: CHP Chase Following I-880 Shooting Leads To Major Fremont Crash; Suspect Arrested
Some 289 customers were affected by the outage.MORE NEWS: A's Unable To Hold On To Lead In 7th, Fall To Rangers
According to PG&E, power was restored to all but 2 customers by 10:15 p.m.