CULVER CITY (CBSLA.com) — Power was restored to more than 1,000 Southern California Edison customers Tuesday following an underground vault explosion in Culver City.
According to SoCal Edison, the explosion occurred around 5:44 a.m. near Pearson Street and Jefferson Boulevard.READ MORE: West Covina City Council Approves New Amazon Distribution Center
Authorities said traffic lights were out on Jefferson Boulevard and Overland Avenue.READ MORE: Huntington Beach Officially Calls For Offshore Oil Drilling Ban
According to SoCal Edison’s webiste, 1,184 customers were affected by the incident.
Power was restored in the area by 6:30 a.m., officials said.MORE NEWS: One Killed After Car Plows Into Building In Monterey Park
The cause of the explosion remains under investigation.