Portion of Tyler's Front St. closed after vehicle hits utility pole

Portion of Tyler's Front St. closed after vehicle hits utility pole

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - A portion of Front Street in Tyler is closed due to a wreck early Monday.

According to police, a vehicle struck a light pole near the intersection of East Front Street and Palace Avenue, causing utility lines to fall across lanes of traffic.

As of 6:00 a.m., eastbound traffic on Front Street is closed at Front and Palace, while westbound lanes are closed at East Front and Bordens streets.

Oncor crews are repairing the damaged pole and utility lines. According to Oncor's website, power is expected to be restored by 11:00 a.m.

Information on the vehicle involved in the wreck or its occupants was not immediately available.

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