Collision/Traffic Restrictions - 71st St. W & Thatcher Ave.

Saskatoon Police are asking drivers to avoid the area of 71st Street West and Thatcher Avenue following a collision.

At approximately 2:40 p.m., February 2, 2018, officers were dispatched to a collision involving two semi-trucks and a power pole. No one was injured. The Saskatoon Fire Department responded as well; no hazardous material was being transported. One semi has been towed, but the other remains at the scene as it is in contact with a live, downed power line. Police are currently detouring traffic as SaskPower works to resolve the issue.

Further information will be release as it becomes available.

(Occurrence Number: 18-11579)