Traffic lights back on at busy Hervey Bay intersection
UPDATE: Traffic lights at the intersection of Main and McLiver Sts in Pialba are working again after be out earlier on Thursday morning.
EARLIER: Hervey Bay motorists are being advised to avoid the Main and McLiver Sts intersection on Thursday morning until crews are able to get the traffic lights working again.
The lights went out at the busy intersection at 8am on Thursday, sparking traffic chaos.
A Hervey Bay police spokesman said residents should avoid the intersection if they could.
"The lights should be back on shortly," he said about 8.45am.