A small electrical outage hit East Los Angeles overnight, one of numerous service disruptions reported across Southern California during this weekend’s heatwave. C.J. Salgado of East Los Angeles obtained details from Southern California Edison about the outage:
The outage started about 5 p.m. on Saturday and power was restored to most customer by about 3 a.m., today. Southern California Edison blamed “equipment problems,” and said that most affected customers should have had their service restored by noon today. Staying cool, food spoilage, and lighting on a very hot weekend without electricity was a challenge!