MIAMISBURG. Ohio (WDTN) – Power is back on after nearly 3,000 people were in the dark on Sunday following a power outage in southern Montgomery County.

According to the AES Ohio outage map, the outage was reported at 8:24 a.m. on Sunday, October 23 in Miamisburg. Director of Corporate Communications for AES Ohio, Mary Ann Kabel, says an animal got into the substation on Benner Road in Miamisburg and caused the outage.

Power was restored to customers in about a 45 minute period.