Durham Road/NC 98 from Tyler Run Drive to South Wingate Street is closed following a morning accident.
At approximately 10:40 a.m. a vehicle traveling east along Durham Road veered off the road before striking and breaking a utility pole. There is no word on the condition of the driver.
Wake Forest Power crews are on the scene repairing the light pole, but the work is not expected to be completed for several hours.
Wake Forest Police are directing traffic around the area. Motorists are advised to avoid the area and choose an alternate route.
Residents who live in the affected area along Durham Road will be permitted to access their homes.
Additional information will be provided as it becomes available.
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