Traffic Alert: Truck vs. power pole, ‘expect major delays’

Traffic Alert: Truck vs. power pole, ‘expect major delays’
With power lines down across the road, Jonesboro officials say motorists should expect “major traffic delays.” (Source: Hawaii News Now)

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - With power lines down across the road, Jonesboro officials say motorists should expect “major traffic delays.”

Just after 7 a.m. Friday, E911 Director Jeff Presley reported a pickup truck had crashed into a power pole in the 1300-block of Greensboro Road.

He said that lines were down, and the City Water and Light crews had been dispatched.

As of 7:30, the roadway is closed at Mays and Greensboro.

“Expect major traffic delays,” Presley cautioned as crews work to replace the damaged pole and lines.

  • Police and rescue crews also responded to the following crashes:
  • 7:38 a.m. Highway 351 and County Road 754: One-lane blocked.
  • 7:52 a.m. 3400-block of Dan Avenue, in front of Dollar General. Two-vehicle crash, no injuries. One lane blocked.

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