ALAMEDA, Calif. (KRON) — A “major” power outage is impacting more than 50,000 customers across the East Bay on Sunday afternoon, according to the Alameda Municipal Power.
The outage is due to the failure of PG&E transmission, according to AMP. Over 54,000 customers are currently affected by the outage, according to the PG&E website. AMP is working to determine when power will be restored.
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BART says there is no service to the Oakland Airport Connector at this time due to the outage. AC Transit is providing a bus service on bus #73 between Coliseum station and Oakland International Airport.
According to the PG&E outage map, the Oakland International Airport is also without power at this time. Video from the security line inside of the airport shows the line at a standstill.
This is a developing story. Please stick with KRON for updates.