Wild weather batters state

WILD weather on Tuesday night left a number of households without power across Western Victoria.

Lightning and debris caught in strong winds left ten households in Rupanyup, numerous households in Dadswell’s Bridge and Boort without power temporarily.

A spokesperson from Powercor said crews were able to restore power as quickly and safely as possible.

Residents can contact Powercor on 132 412 for faults and emergencies or visit for the latest outage information and restoration times.