Downed power poles close Cave Creek Road in Phoenix

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PHOENIX - Residents near Cave Creek Road and Thunderbird Road are without power after a car hit a pole.

APS said that about 83 people were without power after the accident.

Cave Creek Road is closed both north and southbound from Peoria Avenue to Cactus Road while crews remove the power poles from the roadway.

Phoenix police expect the closure to be in place for a couple of hours.

Some foot traffic for residents who live in the neighborhood is being allowed in safe areas.