Roughly 24 PG&E customers remain without power after a car crashed into a power pole this morning in Oakland, a utility spokesman said.

The outage was first reported at about 1:50 a.m., PG&E spokesman J.D. Guidi said.

About 6,800 customers were originally impacted by the outage, Guidi said.

The outage was caused by a car that crashed into a power pole in the 4000 block of Edwards Avenue, breaking the pole and bringing down power lines, Guidi said.

As of 4:30 a.m., crews had restored power to all but 24 customers, Guidi said.

Guidi said it is unknown when the remaining affected customers will have their power restored.

Additional information about the crash was not immediately available.



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