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TRAFFIC ALERT: Fallen power lines leading to delays on W. Tennessee Street in Tallahassee

The lines fell when a utility pole was broken near Macomb Street
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Posted at 4:08 PM, Jan 17, 2024
and last updated 2024-01-18 11:14:49-05

UPDATE THURSDAY, JAN. 18:

TPD said as of 9:20 p.m., Wednesday, the roadway had been reopened.

ORIGINAL STORY:

Tallahassee Police are responding to the intersection of West Tennessee and Macomb Streets.

The Tallahassee Online Police Statistics map indicates a crash happened around 3:14 p.m. A driver passing by the scene sent us a photo of the broken pole and lines across the road.

A city traffic camera showed traffic backing up on the westbound side of West Tennessee Street. Another camera showed the response immediately before the intersection.

TPD says a crash between a semi truck and a pickup truck took out multiple poles. No serious injuries are reported.

Traffic is being diverted around the scene at Macomb and Copeland.