Thousands without power in Oroville

Apr 17, 2015 6:23 PM by News Staff

A power outage is affecting thousands of Pacific Gas and Electric Customers in Oroville Friday afternoon.

PG&E officials say 5,600 customers lost power around 4 p.m. in southwest Oroville. The cause of the outage has not been determined, but PG&E crews are investigating at the Oroville substation on Veatch Street near Oro Dam Boulevard.

Officials say they do not know when service will be fully restored, but power to Oroville Hospital was back on around 5:15 p.m.

Stay with Action News Now for updates on this developing story.


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