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Thousands without power as storms lash Victoria during heatwave

Anna Houlahan
Updated February 13 2024 - 5:18pm, first published 9:30am
Extreme weather has downed powerlines and trees in Victoria. Picture Powercor
Extreme weather has downed powerlines and trees in Victoria. Picture Powercor

A severe storm has cut power to 500,000 customers as extreme temperatures, strong winds and "thousands of lightning strikes" cause damage to electrical infrastructure.

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Anna Houlahan

Anna Houlahan

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