Lufkin PD: Part of Southwood Dr. closed because of downed power pole

Lufkin PD: Part of Southwood Dr. closed because of downed power pole
Source: Raycom News Media

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Southwood Drive from Gobblers Knob Road to Saddlebrook Drive will be closed until at least 11 a..m. because of a downed power pole, according to the Lufkin Police Department.

Jessica Pebsworth, a spokeswoman for the Lufkin Police Department, said Tuesday that the section of Southwood Drive may be closed until as late as 1:30 p.m. She said an Oncor crew is working to replace a power pole that was knocked down in a vehicle wreck that occurred earlier Tuesday morning.

"Take an alternate route and expect delays when using nearby intersections," Pebsworth said.

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