WALNUT CREEK, Calif. (BCN) — Three eastbound lanes of Ygnacio Valley Road in Walnut Creek were reopened on Monday afternoon after an earlier collision brought down power lines, prompting a closure in both directions between San Carlos Drive and Bancroft Road. Westbound lanes will remain closed until Tuesday morning between midnight and 3:00 a.m.while PG&E crews are working to replace a damaged power pole.
No information about injuries was immediately available.
In a post on Twitter about 12:30 p.m., Walnut Creek police asked motorists to avoid the area. There is no estimated time for reopening the remaining lanes.
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The Walnut Creek Police Department is currently investigating the incident, according to a social media post.
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