Evening classes canceled at De Anza College due to power outage

UPDATE: Only 14 homes are without power, according to PG&E.

De Anza College now has power as well.

All power is expected to be up-and-running by midnight, and crews are on site.


SANTA CLARA COUNTY (KRON/BCN) –More than 5,000 PG&E customers are without power Wednesday evening in the Cupertino area, a utility spokeswoman said.

An outage started at 3:24 p.m. impacting 5,847 customers, PG&E spokeswoman Mayra Tostado said.

Crews have responded to the scene but there is no estimate available for when power will be fully restored, she said.

As of 4:42 p.m., power was restored to 741 customers and 5,106 customers were without service, Tostado said.

The outage has impacted De Anza Community College, where classes were in session but other services were closed, school officials posted on Twitter at 4:29 p.m.School officials are expected to send another update on whether evening classes will continue.

The cause of the outage is under investigation.


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