Update: Power Outages Near Tuolumne And Soulsbyville
Update at 1 p.m.: PG&E reports that all of the 23 customers have had their power restored. The cause of the outage has not been posted.
Update at 12:25 p.m.: The power is back on for 745 customers that lost power this morning in the greater Tuolumne area. However, PG&E is now reporting a new outage involving 23 customers along Mt Provo Road closer to Camp Ernest. No cause is posted and the repair time is around 1 p.m.
Further details on a larger outage stretching from Soulsbyville to Tuolumne is below and written by News Director BJ Hansen.
Original post at 9:40 a.m.: Tuolumne, CA — There are some power outages reported in the greater Tuolumne area this morning impacting hundreds of customers.
PG&E reports that the first outage occurred at 8:23am, in the area of Mira Monte Road, impacting only a single customer. However, five minutes later, a second outage occurred, impacting 745 customers. The area is spread across areas along Tuolumne Road North, Mi Wu Street, Turnback Creek, Old Buchanan Mine Road, Ponderosa Way, Wetumka Road, Crowbar Lane and other areas. It also stretches into parts of Soulsbyvlle. What caused the outages is still under investigation. PG&E is hoping to have the power restored by around 11:45am.