Properties without power after line falls causing fire

CREWS were called to a grass fire in Tiaro after powerlines were reported down.

Properties were left without power on Thursday night following the fire.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokesman said uran and rural crews arrived at 6.20pm and had the fire contained quickly.

Ergon Energy was also at the scene.

It is unknown what caused the power lines to fall.



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