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Power outage after Collision

By Riverine Herald

UPDATE: More than 250 Echuca residents are without power after the car accident on Ogilvie Ave. 

One of the cars swerved and hit a power pole at 1.30pm. 

Powercor is investigating the outage and the fault is expected to be fixed by 4.30pm. 

It is estimated 271 customers are affected around the Echuca area. 

Bus services are expected to be delayed due to the road closure.

Moama Anglican Grammar parents were alerted of the delay via text message at 2.45pm.

More to come. 

EARLIER: There has been a two-car collision on Echuca's Ogilvie Ave this afternoon. 

A crane is holding up a light pole to keep it from falling on one of the vehicles. 

Emergency services were called to the accident at 1.30pm.

Traffic is being diverted.