4,000 were without power around Western Addition

January 14, 2011 11:09:44 PM PST
More than 4,000 PG&E customers lost power Friday night in and around San Francisco's Western Addition neighborhood, a utility spokesman said.

The outage began at about 10 p.m. and is affecting 4,040 customers in the Western Addition, Civic Center, and Van Ness Corridor areas of the city, spokesman J.D. Guidi said.

Crews were investigating the cause of the outage as of about 10:30 p.m., he said.

It was unclear when power might be restored to the area.