Clifton Park — An accident caused a utility pole to fall at the intersection of Lapp Road and Grooms Road today, according to Clifton Park Director of Communications and Technology, Dahn Bull. The traffic light at the intersection was still out of order around 4 p.m. Tuesday afternoon, turning the intersection into a temporary three-way stop.
Delays are expected as workers continue to repair the traffic light. Residents and travelers have been advised to avoid the intersection and use alternate routes.
A power outage in the area was reported earlier in the day Tuesday. Power has been restored to most residents, though some remain without power in the area closest to the intersection.