Detour in place while UI repairs poles hit in overnight Easton crash – CTPost

Dec. 18, 2021

File photograph of an Easton, Conn., police cruiser.

Hearst Connecticut Media / Tara O’Neill

EASTON — A automotive hit a quantity of telephone poles in a single day in Easton, inflicting police To close down an interpart whereas An affect agency repairs the poles, Based mostly on the Easton Police Division.

Police said the incident Occurred round midnight alongside Route 59 at North Park Avenue. The automotive hit a quantity of telephone poles, inflicting wires to acquired here down onto the automotive and road, police said.

“Fortunately accidents have been minor,” police added.

The interpart Shall be closed for a quantity of hours as United Illuminating replaces the poles and hangs new wire. Police said there Might Even be remoted power outages Inside The world.

As of 9:40 a.m., UI reported no outages Inside The world.

Police have put detours at Route 59 at Sherwood Road and North Park Avenue.

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