Published: Apr 10, 2012 7:42 PM EDT
Updated: Apr 10, 2012 10:24 PM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A single-vehicle crash on Fowler Street between Willard and Dora is expected to leave the road closed to all traffic for several hours as repairs are made.

The driver of a Jeep Grand Cherokee struck a power pole, cutting it in half.

The accident left twelve customers without power.

Florida Power and Light is estimating that the road will be re-opened by 6 p.m.

The crash remains under investigation. Drivers should avoid the area.