Accident closes Cannon Road for three hours

From approximately 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. yesterday, Oct. 27, Cannon Road was closed from Route 7 to Pimpewaug Road due to a down utility pole.

According to police, a motorist was backing into Cannondale Train Station when the vehicle struck a utility pole's support wire, causing the pole to fall down and block the roadway.

The Wilton Fire Department, Wilton Police Department and Wilton CERT were on scene.

Normal travel resumed in just under three hours.