Power goes out at 12:20 p.m. All of Ford City, much of Taft without electricity for more than an hour


A power outage left much of Taft and all of Ford City without power shortly afternoon Friday.

PG&E said 1,536 customers lost their power at about 12:20 p.m.

Power came back to most by 1:40 p.m.

The outage covered a large area that included all of Ford City and much of Taft north of Kern Street.

No cause for the outage was announced.