Electric Safety Incident Reported PG& E Incident No: 1710168576
The Following information regarding this incident has been reported:
Reporting Date: 10/16/2017 9:59:54 PM
Incident Date: 10/9/2017 @ 1:00 a.m.
Reported By: Laxmi Terala, Compliance Specialist, Expert
Utility Name: PG&E
Phone Number: (925)7686603
Incident Location: 1210 Nuns Canyon Road Glenn Ellen, Sonoma
Reasons For Reporting:
- Fatalities? No (Utility: , Others: )
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- Injuries? (Utility: , Others: )
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- Damage? Yes (Utility: , Others: )
- Interruption? (Total Customers: , Total Hours: )
- Operator Judgement? No
- Media Coverage? No
Cause of Incident: Other (Other Cause: )
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Summary: This afternoon near Glen Ellen in Sonoma County, PG&E identified a tree whose top broke and fell on an open wire secondary service to 1210 Nuns Canyon Road. The alder tree was rooted approximately 30 feet from the overhead secondary distribution conductors. PG&E's meteorology department determined that there were wind gusts in the area up to 58 m.p.h. prior to the event. CalFire has taken possession of the secondary conductors. This information is preliminary and PG&E is fully cooperating with Cal Fire.