PSREC experiencing system wide outage UPDATE – power restored

UPDATE FINAL: PSREC is reporting that power has been restored to all customers.

UPDATE 5:50 p.m.: PSREC is now bringing the system up slowly with all power expected to be restored within two hours.

UPDATE 5:13 p.m.: There is no estimated time of restoration, but PSREC is now reporting that the outage is due to lightning and not the PG&E main feed as the utility previously thought.

Plumas Sierra Rural Electric is reporting a system wide power outage. According to PSREC, the main feed from PG&E has been lost. There is no known cause for the disruption at this time and no time estimate of power restoration available. The outage extends from East Quincy to Hallelujah Junction.