In a brief statement shortly after 4am, police said Forest Rd was closed until further notice after the roof from Goulburn St Primary School blowing onto the road.

In a further update shortly after 6am, police said traffic lights at the intersection of the Brooker Highway and Derwent Park Rd are inoperable and may cause traffic delays as traffic builds towards peak hour. TasNetworks and police are on scene managing the intersection.

There were 17 known power outages affecting more than 2500 customers at 6.30am, according to the TasNetworks website.

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