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Power outages across the region

By Shepparton News

A number of towns have been affected by power outages across the region due to an unknown cause on Echuca Rd, Mooroopna. 

Towns and homes affected:

  • Arcadia 46
  • Arcadia South 43
  • Kialla West 1
  • Toolamba 22
  • Toolamba West 9
  • Tatura 3
  • Tatura East 5
  • Harston 13
  • Murchison 3
  • Murchison North 134
  • Dhurringile 43
  • Murchison East 85
  • Moorilim 22
  • Waranga Shores 14

The cause is currently under investigation. 

Powercor estimates restoration will occur between 12pm and 1pm today. 

Energy provider AusNet has also confirmed over 2000 homes in the Euroa have been left without power due to a lightning strike. 

Other areas affected by the AusNet power outage include Violet Town (9), Miepoll (99), Longwood (153) and Strathbogie (258).

The estimated time for restoration in these areas is 11.30am.