Downed utility wires have New Copeland closed

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Crews have temporarily shut down New Copeland north of Amherst because of telephone wires that are across the roadway.

Authorities are not sure at this time what caused the wires to fall in the roadway.

Motorists should use Broadway as an alternate route.

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