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Traffic diversions caused by downed wires

Downed lines have closed North Shore Road in Hamilton Parish.

It is understood that the wires were knocked down by a truck that clipped them.

A spokesman for the Bermuda Police Service said that the road is closed in both directions near Callen Glen Drive.

He said at 10.50am: “It could be a while before the roadway is cleared.”

Crews from Belco, Digicel and One Communications are on scene.

Motorists are advised to used Harrington Sound Road as an alternate route.

Downed power lines block North Shore Road, in Hamilton Parish (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

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Published May 14, 2020 at 12:22 pm (Updated May 14, 2020 at 1:43 pm)

Traffic diversions caused by downed wires

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