GALVESTON COUNTY, Texas - Power has been restored after hundreds of people were without electricity in Dickinson and nearby areas on Sunday.
Officials confirmed the power was back on Sunday afternoon.
According to Texas New Mexico Power, a bird got into their equipment and caused the outage.
Update - Dickinson & nearby: Bird got into equipment, causing outage. Still hoping to get many customers back on well before 6pm.— Texas-NM Power (@TNMP) June 18, 2017
There were more than 3,500 customers without power as of 2:40 p.m. in Dickinson.
To see the outage map, visit here.