Downed power lines close major street during rush hour in Miami

The closed portion of Northwest 36th Street
The closed portion of Northwest 36th Street Miami Police Department

Northwest 36th Street is closed from 37th to 38th avenues because of downed power lines, Miami police said just before 8 a.m. Wednesday.

Instead of using 36th Street, drivers can use State Road 112, the Dolphin Expressway or Northwest 54th Street.

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