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Wild weather pictures Vanessa Collins

UPDATE: Powerlines, trees down after wild storm

UPDATE 5.43PM: 

POLICE are on scene at Friend and Wood Sts, Toolooa St and Central Ln after reports of more power lines falling down during the storm.

A Queensland Police spokesman said there were also powerlines down at Garden St, West Gladstone.

He said police could not find any powerlines down at Gladstone Benaraby Rd, South Gladstone.

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Wild weather Nathan Moller

EARLIER 5.21PM:

MULTIPLE suburbs have experienced power outages from this afternoon's storm.
According to Ergon Energy's website, Barney Point, Gladstone and South Gladstone residents experienced a power outage at 4.37pm.

EARLIER 5.08PM: POLICE have been called to multiple jobs around Gladstone as a wild storm hits the region.

A Queensland Police spokeswoman said police recevied multiple calls about powerlines being down at Garden St, West Gladstone and Gladstone Benaraby Rd, South Gladstone.

She said there was also reports of a large tree which has come down on Glenlyon Rd.

The large tree has come down and blocked the south bound lane near Victoria Ave.

There was also a tree which has fallen on a car on French St near Toolooa State School.

There are also reports of a power pole sparking at Hill Crescent West Gladstone.



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