Lane closed on U.S. 17 Business after tractor trailer hit electrical pole

The northbound lane of U.S. 17 Business is closed after a tractor trailer hit an electrical pole at Surfside Drive and U.S. 17 Business.

A major power line is down, and crews have contacted a power company for assistance. Power and traffic issues are occurring from Surfside Drive and U.S. 17 down to First Avenue North, according to Christy Norton, with the Surfside Police.

No injuries have been reported with the accident currently, and crews are working quickly to get power restored and traffic moving, Norton said.

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Contact ELIZABETH TOWNSEND at 626-0217 or on Twitter @TSN_etownsend.