TRAFFIC ALERT: North Tryon closed near Dalton Avenue in Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Both the inbound and outbound lanes of North Tryon Street at Dalton Avenue are shut down just north of Center City Charlotte.

A power pole fell around 4:30 p.m.  Utility crews from AT&T and the Charlotte Department of Transportation are on the scene.

The closure will affect North Tryon Street between Dalton Avenue and 12th Street.

As of 5 p.m., the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department said the street will most likely be closed until about 8:30 p.m.