JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A downed tree took out power lines along Southside Boulevard during Thursday's thunderstorms.
Crews with JEA were tasked with removing the tree and restoring power on the major road just south of J. Turner Butler Blvd.
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The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office helped direct traffic around the downed tree and power lines.
Traffic was backed up for miles along Southside Blvd., just south of JTB, in both directions due to the cleanup and restoration.