Power restored after outage affected more than 1000
UPDATE 11.30AM: POWER has been restored to Toormina after this morning's unplanned outage.
An Essential Energy spokeswoman said a tree branch had fallen over power lines on Toormina Ave, causing the outage.
She said the outage affected 1400 customers.
ORIGINAL: MORE than 1000 Essential Energy customers are without power.
The unplanned power outage hit Toormina at 10.49am, affecting 1391 customers.
Crews are investigating the cause.