Crash closes portion of Rt. 25

MONROE – A motor vehicle collision with a telephone pole Sunday afternoon has closed Rt. 25 between Green Street and lower Pepper Street for the next six to eight hours, police said.

The closure will coincide with a loss of electric power in the immediate area as utility crews work to replace the damaged pole and restore wires, police said.

There were no fatalities during the accident. Police did release further details regarding the crash.

Bill Cummings