Traffic on Benvoulin Road was backed up for sometime Wednesday afternoon, after a single vehicle collision.
A great SUV apparently smashed into a power pole, severing the pole.
The incident happened just after 3 p.m. near St. Charles Garnier church.
A witnessed to the incident claimed to be backed up in traffic for more than 30 minutes.
FortisBC was called to the scene to clear the vehicle from the pole.