Power restored to the South Burnett

UPDATE: Power is restored in Kingaroy and the wider South Burnett.

Ergon will have an update about what caused the blackout soon.

THURSDAY, 6:30PM: MORE than 14,000 homes and businesses are without power from Kingaroy to Blackbutt.

A spokesman from Ergon Energy said the outage occurred at 6.17pm.

Crews have been dispatched to investigate the source of the disruption.

There is no estimated time for repair at this stage.

South Burnett

Town disappears off the map

Town disappears off the map

The town which no longer exists

Man dies after struck by vehicle walking along road

Man dies after struck by vehicle walking along road

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating the tragedy

More highway upgrades announced

More highway upgrades announced

MORE safety upgrades for Warrego Highway

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