Car strikes utility pole, shuts down part of Route 33

Traffic on the south end of Main Street has been shifted on Wilton Road East this morning following a car accident on Wilton Road West (Route 33) Friday, Aug. 11, around 3 a.m.

Fire police closed the highway between Creamery Road and Olmstead Lane because a car took out a utility pole in the middle of the night.

There was also a roadblock at St. John's Road on the south end. 

Utility crews are on scene and must replace the pole.