At 5:30 am Tuesday, a Brentwood garbage truck got tangled with arching wires in the 50 block of Broderick Drive in the City of Brentwood.
The incident damaged a transformer which knocked out power to 17-homes. PG&E is on scene working to repair the damage which anticipated restoration is by 9:45 am.
Brentwood Police Department and East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded as a precaution.
No injuries were reported.