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UPDATE: Massive power outage due to equipment failure

By Victoria Sanchez, KEYT - KCOY - KKFX Anchor/Reporter, victoriasanchez@keyt.com
David M. Johnson, NewsChannel 3 Producer , david.johnson@keyt.com
Published On: Jun 23 2013 11:54:11 PM CDT
Updated On: Jun 24 2013 05:21:02 PM CDT

Central coast residents from Solvang to Cambria were hit with a massive power outage.

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -

Central coast residents from Solvang to Cambria were hit with a massive power outage.

A spokesperson for PG&E said the outage began 9:30 p.m Sunday. It was a result of an equipment failure at a substation and did not involve the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant.

At its peak, 145,000 customers were without power. Full power was restored to all customers by 2 a.m.

Click here for an outage map.

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