Power restored to thousands of homes in San Francisco

This image shows a map of power outages in San Francisco on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017. (pge.com)

Power has been restored after an outage was reported Sunday afternoon in San Francisco, according to officials.

As of 4:10 p.m. the outage affected thousands of people in the Sunset, Haight Ashbury, Richmond and Eureka Valley/Dolores Heights neighborhoods, according to a PG&E outage map and emergency managers.

An explosion underneath a manhole cover occurred around the same time as the outage, but PG&E could not confirm that the outage was related to the explosion.

Power was restored shortly before 6 p.m.

Click here to see the outage map.

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