TRAFFIC ALERT: 18-wheeler strikes utility pole on West Bow Street in Tyler; roadway blocked

TRAFFIC ALERT: 18-wheeler strikes utility pole on West Bow Street in Tyler; roadway blocked
W. Bow Street (Source: KLTV)

TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - UPDATE: W. Bow St is now open to all traffic as of 1:30 p.m.

Tyler police are asking people to avoid the area of W. Bow St. between N. Palace Ave, and N. Moore Ave.

According to police, a 18-wheeler struck a utility pole causing blockage in the roadway. Oncor is on scene to replace the damaged pole.

Police said after the road is opened, there will likely be lane closures as the repairs progress.

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