Power outage at Burnie and road closures at Wivenhoe


More than 1000 people are without power at Burnie, according to TasNetworks. 

Crews are investigating the cause, with no restoration time in site.  


Tasmania Police has closed Main Road and Stowport Road at Wivenhoe until further the notice. 

TasNetworks crews are currently working on restoring live powerlines in the wake of a power pole fire.