Coventry police are warning motorists to avoid a section of South Street after a truck took down wires.
A dump truck got entangled in the overhead wires bring them down on to the roadway.
Police said the road is closed between Daly Road and Beverly Drive.
There is no estimate as to when the road will be reopened. Crews are awaiting Eversource to respond to the scene to cut power and make repairs.
No injuries have been reported.
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