Traffic is currently restricted to one lane on North Country Club Road between East Third and Fifth streets, officials say. 

Both directions of traffic are affected. Restrictions are expected to last until Friday morning. Drivers should avoid the area.

According to Sgt. Pete Dugan, a Tucson police spokesman, the driver lost control and hit a power pole early Thursday morning.

Crews with Tucson Electric Power are currently working on repairs. 

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No further information has been released.

Contact reporter Gloria Knott at or 573-4235. On Twitter: @gloriaeknott

Metro Producer

Gloria is a Tucson native and attended the University of Arizona. She started at the Star as an apprentice in 2017. Following her apprenticeship, she began freelancing until becoming a full-time reporter and producer after her college graduation in 2018.