Power lines, traffic lights down on Morgan Avenue at Cross Pointe Blvd.


VANDERBURGH COUNTY, Ind. (WEHT) — An accident has taken out the traffic lights and power lines on Morgan Avenue at Cross Pointe Blvd. in Vanderburgh County.

This is just east of I-69.

Traffic going towards Warrick County on Morgan will not be allowed to pass.

Traffic coming in from Warrick County westbound will be allowed through,

The accident was reportedly caused by a garbage truck knocking down the lights.

No injuries have been reported.

Traffic is being directed by Evansville Police Department.

INDOT and Vectren crews are on the scene to assess the damage.

There is currently no traffic back-up.

When a similar accident happened at the same intersection about two years ago, it took crews most of the day to restore the lights.

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(This story was originally published on August 22, 2019)

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