Yolo County customers prepare for PG&E shutoffs

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YOLO COUNTY, Calif. (KTXL) — For the second time this week the Pacific Gas and Electric Company may shutoff power to tens of thousands in Northern California.

With the shutoffs hitting multiple counties in the Sacramento region, including Yolo County, expected high winds and the fear of fires are the reason.

Jim Gibson told FOX40 Wednesday that he’s been getting good use of his generator this week.

“It’ll run on whatever,” Gibson described. “Yeah, diesel generator.”