EVESHAM TOWNSHIP, N.J. (CBS) — A portion of Route 70 is closed in Evesham Township after downed lines started a fire.

Evesham Township Police say there were reports around 5 p.m. of downed power lines on Route 70 westbound.

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The downed lined caused a fire off the roadway.

The westbound lanes are still closed as police are on the scene.

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The wires are still currently active.