Power restored to more than 3,000 customers in east Chico

According to PG&E, power has been restored to the more than 3,000 customers that have been without it since around 11:30 a.m. on Thursday.

Posted: Jun 6, 2019 12:28 PM
Updated: Jun 6, 2019 3:12 PM

UPDATE 3:06 p.m. Thursday, June 6, 2019 - According to PG&E, power has been restored to the more than 3,000 customers that have been without it since around 11:30 a.m. on Thursday. 

The utility said the outage was caused by contractor's equipment making contact with power equipment in the area of E. 20th Street and England Street. 

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CHICO, Calif. -There are currently 3,186 people without power in east Chico according to PG&E's power outage map.

The outage appears to affect customers from Chico and up Highway 32, to Forest Ranch. 

Action News Now reached out to PG&E but have not heard back about the cause of the outage. 

PG&E's website says that the power is expected to be restored by 3:30 p.m. 

To view PG&E's outage map, CLICK HERE

Stay with Action News Now for the latest updates as they become available. 

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