UNSEASONABLE rainfall has this week soaked the region, leaving emergency services to protect properties under threat from flood – and more than 1000 locals without power.
APPROXIMATELY 2000 Riverland customers were affected by power outages on Monday from various weather-related damage.
ABOUT 1000 Riverlanders were left without power on Tuesday when a truck hit a power pole in Berri and caused over $10,000 damage.
RIVERLANDERS will notice helicopters flying overhead in the coming weeks as part of an SA Power Networks line inspection.
WILD winds left more than 600 Renmark households without power on Sunday and created difficult weather conditions for local firefighters.
AN elderly woman, in her 80s, was left trapped after her vehicle left the road and hit a stobie pole on Tuesday afternoon.
MORE than 1200 homes in Jane Eliza, Renmark, lost power Tuesday night, after a suspected underground cable fault caused the outage.
AROUND 600 Riverland homes experienced power outages this week when a storm swept through the district on Wednesday night.