IRVINE (CBSLA.com) — Authorities say electricity has been fully restored to Southern California Edison (SCE) customers impacted by an underground vault explosion in Irvine.
Nancy Rodriguez Casanova of SCE said the agency restored power to the final customer who was impacted around 5:30 a.m. Sunday.READ MORE: Co-Founder Of Black Lives Matter LA Sues LAPD Over Their Response To Swatting Call At Her Home
About 2,915 customers had been left in the dark after the blast ripped through an underground electrical vault at Culver and Michelson drives on Saturday afternoon.
The explosion also caused a driver’s airbag to deploy but that motorist was uninjured.READ MORE: Father And Son Arrested In Connection With 3 Cold Case Murders In East LA Dating Back to 2014
In the hours following the explosion, authorities had restored electricity to a majority of the affected customers.
The cause of the blast remains under investigation.California Passes New Warehouse Safety Law Seeking To Protect Amazon Workers
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