Part of South Broadway St. closed to repair utility pole following crash

Accidents & Traffic

(Source: Forest City Police)

FOREST CITY, N.C. (WSPA) – Part of South Broadway Street in Forest City has been closed Friday morning following a crash.

Forest City Police said the 1000 block of South Broadway Street near Masters Academy will be closed to traffic as electrical crews work to repair a utility pole.

Police said the utility pole was damaged during the single vehicle crash.

The repairs have been estimated to take about four hours.

Drivers can use Highway 74 East to Old Caroleen Road to Mount Pleasant Church Road as a detour, according to the police department.

Police said a few homes close to the accident location will experience a loss of electricity while repairs are being made.

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