Power restored to PG&E customers in Chico following car crash

A vehicle crash into a power pole caused a power outage to several hundred customers in Chico, according to the Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) power outage map.

Posted: Jan 11, 2021 12:36 PM
Updated: Jan 11, 2021 4:55 PM

CHICO, Calif. - A vehicle crash into a power pole caused a power outage to several hundred customers in Chico, according to the Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) power outage map.

PG&E officials said in an updated message, the estimated time for power to be fully restored to customers impacted is 6 p.m.

PG&E crews are currently assessing the cause at the outage location. Action News Now has a reporter on the way. We will provide new information as it becomes available.

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