Early morning crash causes lengthy delays

RACQ has urged motorists to avoid South Pine Road in Everton Park this morning after an early morning crash caused lengthy delays.

The Courier Mail reported Energex and police crews were on scene after the crash took out a power pole near Elkhorn Street.

RACQ spokesperson Lauren Ritchie said there were significant southbound traffic delays.

“We’re urging motorists to avoid the area if possible to allow emergency crews to respond to the incident,” Ms Ritchie said.

“If you are in the area please consider using an alternative route.

“Before you start your morning commute or the school run, it’s always worth checking traffic at the RACQ Road Conditions website.”