BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — A stretch of 3rd Avenue South has been shut down as crews work to fix a downed power line.
The stretch of road is between 24th and 25th Street South.
The power line pole was on fire but it has been put out.
Police have blocked of the section of 3rd Avenue to allow crews to correct it.
If you use this stretch of road on your daily commute it is advised that you find an alternate route for the time being.