By: Zachary Lopez (ZachNews):
Source: City of Needles (Information):
Needles, California: Power outage affected neighborhoods west of Bailey Avenue and north of J Street at around 9:10 p.m. PT on Friday, February 12th, 2021.
Deputies from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station, utility crews from the City of Needles and cable crews from Golden Valley Cable and Communication were seen searching along the neighborhood area west of Bailey Avenue including along Coronado Street, J Street and the Vista area streets, as well as the neighborhood area north of J Street including Bailey Avenue, Erin Drive and Washington Street for the source of what started the power outage.
Deputies and crews checked the area for reports of hazy sky and sparking lines in the area north of Vista Colorado Elementary School and Needles High School, but so far no information on if anything was found other that utility crews from the City of Needles are working on the problem.
At around 10:00 p.m. PT, power came back out to the affected area, but still no information yet on where or what was the source of what started the power outage.
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