Downed power lines close Golf Links, Benson Highway

2014-07-13T20:45:00Z 2014-08-26T13:25:45Z Downed power lines close Golf Links, Benson HighwayVeronica M. Cruz Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star

Eastbound Golf Links from Craycroft to Wilmot roads is shut down due to downed power lines in the area. The closure is expected to last about four hours, according to the Tucson Police Department. 

The intersection of Benson Highway and Campbell Avenue is also closed due to power lines in the road. It is not known when the road will re-open. 

Crews from Tucson fire have been responding to several reports of downed power lines, the majority of which have come from Tucson's east side, said Capt. Barrett Baker, an agency spokesman. 

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