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Los Altos Police Department
Tuesday June 9th, 2015 :: 10:02 a.m. PDT
Advisory

UPDATE: Power outage in downtown Los Altos - PG&E responding now

UPDATE: According to PG&E, power will be restored to the majority of impacted parties around 10:15 a.m.  A few customers in the northwest corner of First and Main Streets are still without power; restoration time is estimated within 4 hours.

The cause of the power outage is reported to be two birds that flew into the transformer.

 

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A power transformer blew out in downtown Los Altos at approximately 8:23 am in Plaza Central between First and Second Streets. Power is currently out in the surrounding areas.

Los Altos Police and Santa Clara County Fire Department are on scene awaiting PG&E response.

More updates to follow.

Address/Location
Los Altos Police Department
1 N San Antonio Rd
Los Altos, CA 94022

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 650-947-2770

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