Outage leaves thousands without power

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poweroutage3BORREGO SPRINGS, Calif. — A total of 2,779 San Diego Gas & Electric customers in the Borrego Springs area were without power early Wednesday, the utility reported.

The outage struck at 11:57p.m. Tuesday and was expected to last until around 9 a.m., according to SDG&E’s website.

The cause was not immediately clear.