MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) — Officials say a hungry raccoon caused a brief power for more than 3,000 customers in Central Florida.READ MORE: With Topic To Be Discussed At Special Meeting, Broward School Board Chair Says She’ll Vote Again In Favor Of Mandatory Masks
Kissimmee Utility Authority spokesman Chris Gent tells the Orlando Sentinel the raccoon climbed inside the utility’s airport substation on Sunday afternoon and downed three primary feeder lines.READ MORE: ‘This Is About Freedom’: Republican Leaders Gather At Versailles For Another Cuba Rally
Power was restored about 30 minutes later to the 3,218 affected customers.
Gent says the raccoon didn’t fare as well.MORE NEWS: ‘2 Steps Forward, 1 Step Back’: South Florida Businesses Feeling Effects Of COVID Resurgence
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