PIEDMONT (CBS SF) — A power outage in the East Bay left thousands of PG&E customers in the dark, Monday night.
The outage was first reported around 6 p.m. As many as 3000 customers were affected.READ MORE: UPDATE: Fire Destroys 2 Pleasant Hill Homes; Resident Still Missing, Firefighter Suffers Burns
According to PG&E outage map at 10 p.m., 319 Piedmont customers were still affected and crews were assessing the cause.READ MORE: Drought: Transbay Pipeline, Desalination Plant Could Boost Marin's Dwindling Water Supply
It is not clear if the outage was related to a report of downed power lines at Sea View and La Salle streets. A resident reported seeing several dead birds nearby.MORE NEWS: U.S. Supreme Court Sides With College Athletes In Key Compensation Case
PG&E estimated that power would be restored by Tuesday morning at 1 a.m.