Monday PG&E outage still affecting around 70

April 13, 2010 9:04:14 AM PDT
A power outage that began Monday is affecting around 70 PG&E customers today in Novato, Ignacio and San Rafael, a utility spokesman said.

The outage was reported at about 8:20 p.m. and affected 10,210 customers at its peak in southern Novato, northeastern San Rafael and Ignacio, PG&E spokesman J.D. Guidi said. About 70 customers were without power at 6 a.m.

Guidi said the outage was caused by a broken transmission pole at U.S. Highway 101 and Alameda Del Prado in Novato.