Storm brings hail, leaves thousands without power

UPDATE: Nearly 6000 homes are in the dark across Nanango, Yarraman and Blackbutt.

A Bureau of Meteorology severe thunderstorm warning remains active, with residents reporting high winds and hail across the South Burnett.

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MORE than 500 homes are without power in the Nanango and Cooyar areas as storms roll into the South Burnett.

Ergon Energy reported a power outage at about 3.30pm Friday.

There is no current estimated fix time.

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