ROWLETT, Texas — Multiple downed power lines and an outage in Rowlett are causing traffic delays for residents. 

Officials say around 6:43 a.m. Friday, an 18-wheeler collided with power lines and knocked down three power poles near the 2500 block of Lakeview Parkway and Highway 66. 

This resulted in a power outage and traffic signals not working in the area. 

Authorities say eastbound lanes will remain closed until 5 p.m. Friday, and only one westbound lane will be open while crews make repairs. 

Officials say no injuries were reported during Friday morning's incident. 

Drivers should seek an alternate route until crews reopen the area. 

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Downed power lines causes traffic delays in Rowlett
Downed power lines causes traffic delays in Rowlett