Crews are on scene hoping to have the road open by noon.
**Road Closure Alert**— CHP Santa Cruz (@CHPscrz) April 27, 2018
Soquel San Jose Road is closed in both directions due to downed power lines. Crews are on scene and expect it to open by noon.
Alternate routes are Hwy 17 to laurel Glen or N. Rodeo Gulch to Laurel Glen.
CHP officials said there are some alternate routes including Highway 17 to Laurel Glen and added that drivers can also take North Rodeo Gulch to Laurel Glen.
The incident occurred at 7:50 o.m. Thursday when a car hit a power pole.
Officials said no injuries have been reported at this time.
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