FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — Multiple intersections in Fayetteville have been impacted by an area power outage that has since been restored.

Raeford Road, between Skibo and Strickland Bridge roads had officers directing traffic due to the traffic lights not working for approximately two hours, the Fayetteville Police Department said.

Officers with the department directed traffic at the larger intersections from approximately 11:15 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Thursday.

Public works crews were en route to correct the issue at 11:39 a.m., police confirmed.

Motorists were encouraged to utilize an alternate route until the power has been restored, police said.

As of 1:30 p.m. the power has been restored along the Raeford Road corridor, police confirmed.