Power outage in East Bendigo

Areas currently affected by outages. Picture: POWERCOR
Areas currently affected by outages. Picture: POWERCOR

UPDATE 11.10am: Powercor says a power outage in East Bendigo is a planned outage.

The company’s website says the cause of the outage is under investigation, but a spokeswoman has confirmed the outage was planned.

EARLIER: Seventy-three properties in East Bendigo are currently without power following a sudden outage.

Powercor’s website says the cause of the outage is under investigation, but the fault has occurred in Lansell Street.

The estimated restoration time is listed as 12pm.

Ninety-six properties in Eaglehawk are also affected by a planned outage and should have power back by 3pm.