Daytona Beach road closed due to fallen power lines, police say

Ridge Boulevard will be closed through Thursday night

Fallen power lines caused the closure of Ridge Boulevard in Daytona Beach, police said. (South Daytona Beach Police Department)

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Fallen power lines caused the closure of a Daytona Beach road through Thursday evening, according to a tweet from the South Daytona Beach Police Department.

Police said the area of Ridge Boulevard between Ridgewood and Palmetto Avenues will remain closed Thursday night.

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The closure is due to power lines in the area that are down, the tweet shows.

Officers said Florida Power and Light crews are currently on scene. They urge drivers to use alternate routes.

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