OCEAN COUNTY, N.J. (WTXF) - Authorities say 24,000 people lost power after an issue at the Oyster Creek substation in New Jersey.
Jersey Central Power & Light say a downed transmission line is presumed to be the cause. They are still working to find out how the transmission line came down.
It happened around 6 p.m. and is effecting customers in Barnegat, Berkley, Lacey, and Ocean Township.
Customers' power was restored by 8:30 p.m. Sunday.
Residents say that various traffic lights were also affected by the power outage.
This is a developing story. Stay with FOX 29 for updates.