THUNDER STRUCK: Hundreds of households were out of power shortly after a storm went through Kingaroy. (PHOTO: FILE)
THUNDER STRUCK: Hundreds of households were out of power shortly after a storm went through Kingaroy. (PHOTO: FILE)

UPDATE: Crews estimate when power is expected to be restored

UPDATE, 9.20pm: ERGON Energy crews are working to restore power across Kingaroy. 

Only 415 households are currently without power in Kingaroy after more than 1300 were without power. 

Ergon crews are currently working and estimate the power to be restored by 10.30pm tonight. 

Streets without power in Kingaroy include: Alford St, Borcharts Rd, Bridget Carroll Rd, Buckingham St, Crown Ct, Greenidge Ct, Haly St, James St, Kefford St, Kurtellen Cres, Logan St, Martin Pl, Olive Cr, Princess Ct, Regent St, River Rd, Savot Ct, Thorn St, Tivoli Dr, West St, Windsor Cir, Wooroolin Rd. 

EARLIER, 7.30pm: HUNDREDS of South Burnett households are left without power shortly after a thunderstorm in the region this evening.

Ergon Energy reported 1362 households in the Kingaroy area and Mount Morgan region are currently without power.

The power outage happened at 6.42pm on Sunday, October 27.

Ergon Energy reported the loss of power was due to damage requiring emergency repairs.

Ergon Energy is currently searching for the source of the power loss.

Central St, Mount Morgan is without power.

The streets in Kingaroy without power include:

ALBERT ST, ALFORD ST, AVOCA ST, BARWICK ST, BORCHARTS RD, BRIDGET CARROLL RD, BUCKINGHAM ST, BUNYA HWY, BURNETT ST, CARINYA ST, CLARK CL, CROWN CT, DOONKUNA ST, EDWARD ST, FIRST AVE, FISHER ST, GLENDON ST, GREENIDGE CT, HALY ST, IRENE ST, IVINS ST, IVY ST, JAMES ST, KEFFORD ST, KELVYN ST, KENT ST, KING ST, KINGAROY ST, KURTELLEN CRES, LOGAN ST, MANT ST, MARKWELL ST, MARTIN PL, MARY ST, MOONYA ST, NORMAN ST, OLIVE GR, OLIVER ST, PARKSIDE DR, PRINCESS CT, QUEEN ST, REGENT ST, RIVER RD, ROBERTA ST, SAVOY CT, SAWTELL ST, THORN ST, TIVOLI DR, TOOMEY ST, TRUSSELL ST, WEST ST, WILLIAM ST, WINDSOR CIR, WOOROOLIN RD, YOUNGMAN ST