Downed power poles on the city's northside has restricted streets in a neighborhood, authorities said.

On Thursday evening, motorists were asked to avoid the area of North Country Club Road and East Silver Street, which is north of East Grant Road, according to a Tucson Police Department media alert.

North-and-southbound lanes on Country Club bewteen East Flower Street and East Loretta Drive were closed. There is no estimated time when the area will open to traffic, according to the alert.

No further information was immediately available.