MONTEREY COUNTY, Calif. (KION)
UPDATE 5/4/2021 8:56 p.m. Power has now been restored for 6, 144 customers tonight. The cause of the outage was reportedly caused by a pickup truck crashing into a utility pole on Fremont Street and Canyon Del Rey Boulevard.
PREVIOUS STORY: Pacific Gas & Electric reports that 6,144 customers are without power in the area around Del Rey Oaks, Seaside and Carmel Valley.
The outage reportedly started just before 6 p.m., and the utility estimates that power will be restored at about 9:15 p.m.
PG&E says the cause of the outage is still unknown, but it has sent a crew to the area.