By CBS3 Staff

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The outer southbound lanes of Roosevelt Boulevard are closed at 7th Street. Philadelphia police say a car crash knocked down a pole carrying overhead SEPTA wires on Friday morning.

COMMUTER ALERT: Outer Lanes Of SB Roosevelt Boulevard Closed At 7th Street, Expect Delays

All traffic is being diverted to the inner drive while repairs are done.

Those repairs are expected to take several hours.