Power outage affected thousands in Los Osos, Morro Bay

About 11,000 Pacific Gas and Electric Co. customers from Los Osos to Morro Bay were without power Sunday morning.

A piece of equipment in the utility’s Morro Bay substation failed at 6:30 a.m., said Tom Cuddy, PG&E spokesman. Some customers’ power was restored quickly.

However, the total duration of the outage was about five and half hours, he said.