First Ave. back open after semi hits fiber optic line

First Ave. back open after semi hits fiber optic line
Published: Jul. 2, 2022 at 1:35 PM CDT
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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - Central Dispatch confirms First Avenue was closed due to an accident Saturday morning.

Dispatch says a call regarding the incident came in around 11:48 a.m.

Pictures show a semi-truck hit a fiber optic line at the intersection of First Ave. and Fairway Drive causing the road to temporarily close.

Semi hits fiber optic line on First Ave.
Semi hits fiber optic line on First Ave.(Micah Powers)

All roads have since re-opened.

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