Downed Power Lines Close Major Roadway in Wilton Manors

What to Know

  • Officials say the they have been in contact with those who run the lines and estimate they will be repaired by the early evening hours.

Drivers are advised to stay away from a major roadway in Wilton Manors for much of Friday after power lines went down in the area.

The city’s police department is asking all motorists to avoid the area of East Oakland Park Boulevard between North Andrews Avenue and Northeast 6th Avenue after the lines went down.

Officials say the they have been in contact with those who run the lines and estimate they will be repaired by the early evening hours Friday and urge residents to stay updated through the city’s social media pages.