LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Power was restored Wednesday to about 45,000 customers on the Westside of Los Angeles after a fire at a Los Angeles Department of Water and Power receiving station caused an outage.
Firefighters responded to the 1800 block of Centinela Avenue at 10:16 a.m. to extinguished the flames, the Los Angeles Fire Department reported. No injuries were reported.READ MORE: Jacob Alan Wright, 19, Arrested In Murders Of Rancho Cucamonga Woman, Her 8-Year-Old Daughter
“Our crews are responding to the outage affecting some neighborhoods on the Westside,” the LADWP tweeted late Wednesday morning. “The outage was caused by a fire at one of our receiving stations located nearby.”
Residents living in multiple neighborhoods, including Mar Vista, Rancho Park and Palms, were affected by the outage.READ MORE: The Cosmopolitan In Las Vegas To Pay $1 Million In Cash Bonuses If 80% Of Workers Get Vaccinated
Shortly before noon, some customers reported their power had been restored. By 12:20 p.m., the LADWP reported that all power had been restored.
The cause of the fire was under investigation.MORE NEWS: National Health Foundation Hosts Free COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic For Pico-Union Residents
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