MASSAPEQUA, Long Island (WABC) -- The power went out Saturday morning at the Sunrise Mall on Long Island.
According to PSEG, around 11:45 a.m., a power outage sparked by an animal hitting an electrical substation near the Massapequa mall left a couple thousand electrical customers and the mall without power.
The power was restored to all by 12:30 p.m.
More than 2,000 customers, including the mall, were without power for 4 minutes; 869 customers were without power for 36 minutes; and three customers were without power for 48 minutes, according to PSEG.
One witness said shoppers seemed unfazed and continued shopping in the dark.
Sunrise Mall in Massapequa loses power after animal gets into substation