Alston Avenue in Durham reopened after downed power pole repaired

Posted June 28

— A downed power pole blocked all lanes of traffic on Alston Avenue early Wednesday morning.

Police said the pole fell after a car crashed into it just before 6 a.m.

The road was shut down from Dowd Street to Geer Street.

Durham police said power was restored to the area around 11 a.m., and all lanes were reopened.

There were no reported injuries.


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