Part of 50th Street in Sylvan Lake closed due to accident

An accident involving a power pole will keep the street closed until around 10:30 p.m.

Photo provided by FORTIS Alberta

An accident along 50th Street in Sylvan Lake will keep the road closed until around 10:30 p.m.

In a statement made on the Town of Sylvan Lake Facebook page it is stated an accident involving a power pole has resulted in the closure of 50th Street from 47th Avenue and 45th Avenue.

Residents are being advised to take alternate routes.

FORTIS Alberta is showing a power outage covering majority of the town with 942 customers affected.

Power is anticipated to be restored by 8 p.m.

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Photo Courtesy of FORTIS Alberta’s Outage Map.

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