Some Almanor Basin customers without power

UPDATE 4:15 p.m.: There is still no time estimate for restoration, though the outage has been traced to damaged equipment.

The power went out about 1 a.m. this morning, Sept. 10, for 3,962 customers in the Lake Almanor Basin. As of 12:30 p.m. today, crews were still assessing the problem, with no estimated time for restoration available.