Downed power lines shuts down Southwest Parkway

An excavation truck pulled down power lines on Southwest Parkway. (Juan Salinas/KXAN News)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Southwest Parkway is blocked at Foster Ranch Road while Austin Energy crews work on fixing several damaged power lines.

According to Austin police, around 2:20 p.m. an excavation truck managed to pull down some power lines that run along Southwest Parkway. The downed lines also fell on a car nearby.

No one was injured in the accident.

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