Updated: Power is now restored.
Orginal story: Lismore is currently experiencing a power outage that is affecting residents and business owners across the region.
"The estimated time for safe restoration of the power outage is unknown," a spokesperson from Essential Energy said.
"Our crews are on-site and are assessing damage to underground assets. Once the fault has been found we will provide an update on when," they said.
More information will be provided throughout the day.
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