Update: Copperopolis Power Outage Could Be Lengthy
Update 10am: Without giving specifics, PG&E indicates it has discovered an equipment problem that caused a large power outage in the Copperopolis area at about 3:15am. While initially hoping that power would be restored by 9:30am, PG&E now reports that full restoration is estimated to be at 6pm.
Original story posted at 6:40am: Copperopolis, CA — There are 933 PG&E customers without electricity in the Copperopolis area this morning.
The lights went out at around 3:15am and the hope is to have everyone restored by 9:30am. PG&E says the cause of the outage is not immediately known. The outage is west of Angels Camp and impacting the greater Copperopolis area, including Copper Cove Village.