KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A stretch of Powell Road in Independence will be closed Friday afternoon as the city works to repair a steel structure that was hit by a car.

The road will be closed from Truman Road to Bundschu Road until 3 p.m., according to the city.

Both lanes will be closed and drivers are asked to find alternate routes to get through the area.

Homes in the area may experience temporary power outages due to equipment replacement.

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