Thousands of PG&E customers without power in Contra Costa County


LAFAYETTE (KRON) — Thousands of residents are without power Friday night in Lafayette, Walnut Creek and Moraga, according to PG&E.

The utility company said around 7:16 p.m. that 10,165 customers were impacted by the outage primarily in Lafayette.

By 8:30 p.m., that number went down to 2,200.

The preliminary cause of the outage is weather.

There is no estimated time that the power could return.

As of 7 p.m., it was 80 degrees in Lafayette.

Today’s high was 98.

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