Intersection of Highway 45 and Planters Back Open After Early Morning Closure

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FORT SMITH (KFSM) – The intersection of Highway 45 and Planters Road in Fort Smith is now back open after an early morning closure, according to Fort Smith Police.

Captain Levi Risely with Fort Smith Police said the intersection had to be shut down around 4 a.m. after someone reported a downed power line sparking in that area.

Crews with OG&E and Fort Smith Police were able to get the power turned off and the line removed. Traffic was diverted through that area for a short time, but again the road is now back open.