Reporting Power Outages And Downed Electrical Lines

LOS ANGELES (CBS) — Here is a list of numbers, websites to report downed power lines, report outages and for the latest updates on when service will be restored.

For the city of Pasadena:  Call 626-564-0199 or 626-564-02999. For tree removal in Padadena, call 626-744-4087.

DWP: 1-800-342-5397 (You can also reach them via Twitter, @LAdwp). For more information go to http://www.ladwpnews.com.

Also some practical and possibly live-saving advice from LA DWP regarding power lines: “Always assume electric lines are live. In case of an electrical emergency, stay calm and think before you act. Don’t become a victim while trying to help others. Call 911. If someone is shocked or not breathing, apply CPR. Then cover the victim with a blanket, keep their head low and get medical attention.”

SCE: 1-800-655-4555.

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