SAN DIEGO – A power outage left hundreds of people without electricity in Old Town Monday evening.
San Diego Gas & Electric website reported the outage around 7 p.m. Around 800 residents were affected by the unplanned outage.
SDG&E crews were assessing the outage to determine the cause.
Around 9:15 p.m., around 200 people were still without power.
Anthoni Bravo alerted FOX 5 to the outage and sent pictures of the blackout.
“This hill should be complete lit up with lights,” Bravo said while standing near Interstate 5 in Old Town. “It’s very dark. You don’t realize how much light there is until it’s out.”