DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — People across a portion of Montgomery County reported power outages to AES Thursday night.

According to AES Ohio Director of Corporate Communications Mary Ann Kabel, around 10,500 people were in the dark this evening around 5:30 p.m. when the outage first occurred. Kabel said AES Ohio crews were working to get the lights back on to customers and determine the cause.

As of 7:28 p.m., around 2,000 residents in the area of Kettering and Oakwood were without power.

Viewers in the Kettering area alerted 2 NEWS to the outage when the outage first occurred.

Power has since returned to all affected areas.