A ROOF has come off a building at Main Street opposite Coles.

Emergency services are at the scene.

State Emergency Services and firefighter crews have been also called to a number of instances across Hervey Bay.

Trees and powerlines have fallen in a number of places around the area.

Main St damage across the road from Coles. A corrugated piece of sheeting came off the building's roof onto the road. It was moved to allow traffic to pass. Photo Hannah Baker / Fraser Coast Chronicle
DAMAGE DONE: A piece of corrugated sheeting came of a Main St building, opposite Coles. Hannah Baker

Residents are urged to call 132 500 if they need assistance.

In a life-threatening situation, including downed powerlines, people should call Triple 0.