A traffic collision in Torrance Tuesday morning knocked down power lines and closed one of the eastbound lanes of Sepulveda Boulevard near Ocean Avenue.

Torrance police and firefighters responded to the scene around 3:30 a.m., according to a statement from the Torrance Police Department.

All lanes of eastbound Sepulveda Boulevard were closed for nearly two hours, but only the No. 3 lane was still closed from Kent Avenue to Ocean Avenue as 6 o’clock approached, police said.

Southern California Edison repair crews are on scene.

Police advised drivers to use alternate routes.

It was unclear how many vehicles were involved or if anyone was injured.

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