More than 2,300 Richmond customers are without power this morning due to a downed wire.
The outage affects anyone between Jacombs and No. 4 roads, north of Highway 91 and south of Daniels Road.
According to B.C. Hydro, the power has been off since 7:30 a.m. Crews are on-site and will likely have power back on by noon.
Richmond News reader Lorie Rigio Iannitelli said that there are no traffic lights at No. 5 and Cambie roads, with some drivers having trouble following four-way stop procedures.
Crews are on site at an outage in #RichmondBC affecting 2000 customers. They are working to have power restored by noon today. You can follow updates here: https://t.co/e9Xipg6woE pic.twitter.com/Uafy4MMSlO— BC Hydro (@bchydro) July 17, 2019
#RichmondBC - Crash on Cambie Rd at Jacombs Rd. All 4 directions are affected ^RLid— AM730Traffic (@AM730Traffic) July 17, 2019