Please be advised that Newtown Branch is currently closed to traffic. This is due to a live power line down across the road. Newfoundland Power are waiting for assistance to come from Glovertown before the issue can be fixed. An estimated time of reopening is not yet available.
We are advising all residents to stay clear of this area and all others to please avoid travel when not necessary as all roads are dangerous at this time.
In case of an emergency please call 911.