Thousands of San Diego Gas & Electric customers have lost power in areas such as Solana Beach, Encinitas, Cardiff-By-The-Sea, Torrey Pines, Del Mar and other communities in the North County area.
The utility says the outage occurred shortly before 9 a.m. Around 9:40 a.m., SDG&E said more than 10,000 customers were without power. By 11:45 a.m., SDG&E said about 6,600 people were impacted.
Power restoration is expected by 12:30 p.m. Crews are still assessing what caused the outage.
We will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.