POWER OUTAGE: South Burnett homes are without power.
POWER OUTAGE: South Burnett homes are without power. Claudia Williams

More than 1500 without power in South Burnett

MORE than 1500 properties in the South Burnett are without power.

Ergon Energy reported customers in Kingaroy, Alice Creek, Bilboa, Taabinga, Innes Park, Haly Creek, Ellesmere, Boyneside, Mannuem, Ironpot, Goodger, Kumbia, Benair, Booie, Inverlaw, Coolabunia, Brooklands, Tarong, North Gregory and Jarail Creek were impacted.

Crews are working onsite to restore power following the unplanned outage that started at 10.19am.

Ergon Energy reported the loss of supply was because of damage requiring emergency repairs, and the fault-finding process was in progress.

It is unknown when power will be restored.