N Division St closed between Wedgewood Ave and Lyons Ave.

N Division St closed between Wedgewood Ave and Lyons Ave.

Sergeant Maplethorpe

Saturday September 3, 2022 at 8:54 p.m.

A utility pole in the 6700 block of N Division St caught fire around 6:30 p.m. Due to the utility pole safety issue, N Division Street is closed between Wedgewood Ave and Lyons Ave. The closure will last an indefinite period. Spokane firefighters are on scene and Avista has been notified.

Traffic can bypass the closure using N Atlantic St in the west and N Lidgerwood St to N Colton St in the east. See the map below. Additionally, traffic can safely flow on N Nevada St and N Monroe St.

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