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Thousands affected by multiple power outages near Central West End

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

More than 4,000 Ameren customers near the Central West End were without power Sunday due to five separate outages.

The first outage happened just after 9 a.m. and put 1,480 Ameren customers out of power.

As of 2 p.m., power was restored to all 1,480 customers.

The second outage happened in the same area around 11:45 a.m., leaving 471 Ameren customers without power.

As of 2 p.m., power was restored to all 471 customers in the second outage.

A third outage happened in the same area around noon Sunday, leaving 33 Ameren customers without power.

The Ameren outage map says power should be back on around 4 p.m. Sunday for the third outage.

A fourth outage happened at 12:48 p.m. and put 1,556 Ameren customers out of power.

As of 2 p.m., power was restored to all 1,556 customers in the fourth outage.

A fifth outage happened at 1:16 p.m. and left 552 customers without power.

As of 2 p.m., only 390 of the 552 customers in the fifth outage were still without power. The Ameren outage map says power should be back on around 3:30 p.m. Sunday.

The total number of customers affected by these outages totals 4,092.

The causes of the first four outages are currently unknown; however, the fifth outage was caused by a substation outage.

News 4 will update this story as more information becomes available.

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