Power restored after vault failure in Sherman Oaks

ByABC7.com staff via KABC logo
Sunday, October 4, 2015
A manhole cover blew due to equipment failure in Sherman Oaks Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015.
A manhole cover blew due to equipment failure in Sherman Oaks Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015.
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SHERMAN OAKS, LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Nearly 1,000 people were without power Sunday morning in Sherman Oaks following an underground equipment failure.

The electrical vault issue happened at Woodman Avenue and Addison Street shortly after 3 a.m.

Los Angeles Department of Water and Power officials said some customers had their power restored at 6:30 a.m. They said the remaining customers had their power restored between 11:30 a.m. and noon.

The incident remained under investigation.