Northeast Bakersfield

Power restored for 1,000 customers after equipment failure

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — More than 1,000 customers lost power Monday night in east Bakersfield.

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. says equipment failure at Fairfax and Niles was to blame for the outage in the area of Fairfax, between Eucalyptus and Pioneer drives.

Power was restored around 4 a.m. Tuesday morning.