UPDATE (5:05 p.m.) - The road is expected to reopen around 8 p.m.
ORIGINAL STORY: A portion of Orcutt Road in San Luis Obispo was closed Wednesday due to a fallen utility pole.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the traffic hazard was first reported around 12:30 p.m.
Initial reports were that a line was down across Biddle Ranch Road and another down across Orcutt Road.
It was not immediately known whether the pole was hit by a vehicle.
Orcutt Road was shut down in both directions by 1 p.m. and traffic was being diverted at Tiffany Ranch Road.
No other information was immediately available.