About 40,000 power outages in Sakura City and Yachiyo City, Chiba TEPCO is recovering September 28, 11:25
Approximately 40,000 households have been out of power in Sakura City and Yachiyo City, Chiba Prefecture since 10 am on the 28th, and TEPCO is investigating the cause of the power outage and proceeding with restoration work.
According to TEPCO, as of 11:00 am on the 28th, there are
more than 26,000
power outages in
Sakura City and more than 12,000 in
Since there is no prospect of recovery, TEPCO is investigating the cause of the power outage and proceeding with recovery work.
Convenience store where traffic lights disappear "Pure darkness in the store"
In Nishishizu, Sakura City, Chiba Prefecture, the traffic lights had disappeared, and cars approaching the intersection were passing by, slowing down.
The nearby convenience store was also out of power, and the man who shopped said, "The inside of the store was pitch black and the refrigerator was off. I came to buy lunch while teleworking, but I could heat it in the microwave. I bought bread because I couldn't do it. I'm worried because I don't know the cause and it's hard to recover. "
Another man who came to shop by car said, "Since the traffic light was off, I came slowly. I will drive carefully on my way home."