FRANKLIN COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - According to the Franklin County, Illinois Sheriff's Office, there was a power outage near the communities of Christopher, Buckner and Valier.
It was due to a substation problem.
Ameren told authorities they restored power on Sunday afternoon.
Several surrounding communities could have been affected, as well.
Online: Ameren outage map: http://www.ameren.com/outagecenter/Pages/OutageMap.aspx