YUBA CITY (CBS13) — A large outage has thousands of PG&E customers in Sutter and Yuba counties without power Monday morning.
The outage is affecting a total of 15,000 Sutter and 8,500 Yuba residents.READ MORE: Cooling Centers Open In Sacramento Region This Week
PG&E says they are working to try and identify what caused the outage and are trying to fix it. The outage is not part of the rolling blackouts that have been prompted by stresses on the power grid.READ MORE: East Sacramento Neighborhood Power Turned Off For Maintenance Despite Hot Day
Around 3 p.m., County of Sutter Office of Emergency Management is estimating power will be restored to more than 13,000 customers south of Highway 20 around 9 p.m.
In nearby Nevada County, another PG&E outage centered on Penn Valley has 4,300 customers without power. Crews are also investigating what caused this outage.MORE NEWS: Newsom Declares State Of Emergency, Grid Operator Urges Power Conservation For Second Day Amid High Heat
Updates to follow.