SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — Businesses in downtown San Francisco suffered power outages on Friday morning.
The outage reports started coming in around 8:30 a.m., impacting the city’s Financial District, according to Pacific Gas & Electric.
Crews are working to resolve the issue, which affected about 2,000 customers at the peak of it, the utility said. As of 10:19 a.m., only 31 customers were still impacted.
The power outage is expected to remain overnight, San Francisco police said.
According to PG&E, their response was hindered by underground vaults full of water due to recent storms, forcing crews to pump water to access the equipment.
The cause is still under investigation.
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This story will be updated.