Car hits pole causing blackout in Alpine
SAN DIEGO – A vehicle hit and knocked down a power pole in the Rancho Palo Verde area near Alpine, prompting a closure of South Grade Road.
As of 6:20 p.m., 290 homes in the area were still left without electrical service pending repair, according to SDG&E.
The estimated time of restoration was by Saturday at 6 a.m.
No injuries have been reported.