Large branch causes partial roadblock on Main Road, Wellington Point

A LARGE branch crashed to the ground on Main Road at Wellington Point about midday on Friday.

No one was injured in the incident and no damage caused in the incident.

A nearby resident helped direct traffic around the obstruction.

The branch was cleared within a few hours.

ROADBLOCK: No one was injured and no damage caused when this tree fell on Main Road at Wellington Point. Photo: Pia Jessen

ROADBLOCK: No one was injured and no damage caused when this tree fell on Main Road at Wellington Point. Photo: Pia Jessen

An Energex spokesman said crews were called to fix power lines about 1.30pm.

He said that one customer was affected by a power outage.

The Bureau of Meteorology has forecast a 95 per cent chance of rain on Saturday and Sunday.

ROADBLOCK: No one was injured and no damage caused when this tree fell on Main Road at Wellington Point. Photo: Pia Jessen

ROADBLOCK: No one was injured and no damage caused when this tree fell on Main Road at Wellington Point. Photo: Pia Jessen

Temperatures in Brisbane are expected to reach a maximum of 20 on Saturday and 21 on Sunday.

A minimum temperature of 16 is forecast for both days.

Energex last month launched a campaign to reduce dangerous incidents involving contact with overhead, underground and fallen powerlines was launched on the weekend.

The campaign reminds people of the risks of electrical hazards.

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