Downed tree blocks Southeast Roanoke street

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ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ7) A downed tree is causing a traffic issue in Southeast Roanoke on Thursday morning.

It's blocking Route 116, which in that area is Mt. Pleasant Boulevard, at Deerfield Court.

Power lines are affected. Six Appalachian Power customers are without power because of this. Power is expected to be restored by 11 a.m.