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.