A PG&E worker on Birch Street and Brentwood Boulevard in Brentwood attempts to repair the cables damaged on Monday morning.
The the guy wire support of high-voltage power cables dangles above Brentwood Boulevard between Birch and Chestnut streets.
The view south on Brentwood Boulevard between Birch and Chestnut streets reveals the splintered power cable supports believed to have been caused by a vehicle snagging a guy wire.
Photos by Ger Erickson
Power was briefly lost to various buildings in downtown Brentwood around 9 a.m. Monday morning and soon restored. As of 10:45 a.m., PG&E crews were working to repair the cable.
According to PG&E crew foremen George Hsu and confirmed by the Brentwood Police Department, a vehicle snagged the guy wire associated with high-voltage power cables, breaking cable supports near the intersection of Brentwood Boulevard and Birch Street.