Power re­stored

Whitsunday Times - - LOCAL NEWS -

ABOUT 350 house­holds and businesses were af­fected by a power out­age on Tues­day from 5.15am. Area op­er­a­tions man­ager Ch­ester Brodie said high volt­age power lines sup­ply­ing the Mt Rooper sub­sta­tion were brought down in the hills near the Air­lie Beach air­port. He said a quick re­sponse by lo­cal crews saw power re­in­stated to the ma­jor­ity of af­fected cus­tomers by 7.45am with the re­main­ing cus­tomers back on line by 10.39am.

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