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Around 700 without power south of Cape Girardeau

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -

Around 700 customers are without power in Scott County, Mo. Sunday night.

According to Lisa Monza, communications executive and spokeswoman for Ameren Missouri, the power went out to 1,900 customers south of Cape Girardeau around 5:45 p.m.

By 6 p.m., she said the power was restored to all but 700 customers.

First responders are investigating the cause, and Monza said it appears to be in a rural area.

If customers are still without power by 10 p.m., they can call 1-800-522-7583 or report it online at amerenmissouri.com

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