Power outage in La Mesa affects hundreds

LA MESA (KUSI) – An electrical outage today in La Mesa left hundreds of San Diego Gas & Electric without power, according to the utility.

According to SDG&E outage records, the blackout was reported at 7:56 p.m. Many customers had their power restored by 9 p.m. but there were approximately 590 customers still in the dark.

Most of the people affected lived west of Grossmont near Lake Murray Boulevard and Marengo Avenue,  SDG&E said.

Officials don’t yet know what caused the outage. All power was expected to be restored some time after midnight.

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