Route 83 in Vernon is closed because of a crash, according to police.
They said the crash happened at Windsor and Windermere Avenues.
The driver slammed into a utility pole overnight.
Eversource power and Frontier Communications crews have been working to repair three damaged poles as a result of the crash.
That part of the road is expected to be closed until 3 p.m., according to police.
Officers said the driver involved in the crash fled the scene and their investigating continues.
Drivers were urged to take Franklin Street as a detour.
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