Lengthy delays are expected along Kawana Way and motorists have been urged to avoid the area after a truck knocked over a light post.
Lengthy delays are expected along Kawana Way and motorists have been urged to avoid the area after a truck knocked over a light post.

AVOID THE AREA: Truck brings down light post

Lengthy delays are expected along Kawana Way and motorists have been urged to avoid the area after a truck knocked over a light post.

Queensland Police have set up traffic control as both northbound lanes of the busy stretch are blocked.

The incident was reported about 11.05am near Kawana Island Blvd at Parrearra which has multiple emergency services on scene.

A police spokesman said authorities were awaiting for a crane to arrive and that delays were to be expected.

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He said there had been no injuries reported.

Motorists have been advised to seek an alternative route if possible.