5,500 Without Power in Pittsburg

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By Yosi Yahoudai
Founder and Managing Partner

On Sunday afternoon, 5500 PG&E customers were without power in the City of Pittsburg according to Pacific Gas & Electric.

The outage was first reported around 5:22 pm and by 5:50 pm, the number of customers in Pittsburg without power was reduced to 5,139 according to PG&E.

No other information was available.

Information via PG&E:

Estimated restoration time: 6/24/2024 | 12:30 AM PDT Cause: PG&E is investigating the cause of your outage. Outage reported to PG&E: 6/23/2024 | 5:22 PM PDT
Customers Affected: 5,139

Per PG&E General unplanned outage

An unplanned outage may be caused by damage from a car accident or weather, or a tree branch hitting a powerline protected by Enhanced Powerline Safety Settings (EPSS). EPSS is used in high fire-threat areas to prevent wildfires by turning power off automatically if there is a problem.

Major outage

A widespread, unplanned outage caused by a storm, wildfire, earthquake or major accident

Emergency response outage

An outage requested by first responders such as police or firefighters. This might be due to a wildfire, earthquake or other emergency to safeguard response.

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About the Author
Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.