Route 167 closed in Avon due to crash - WFSB 3 Connecticut

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Route 167 closed in Avon due to crash

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AVON, CT (WFSB) -

Power has been restored for residents impacted by a crash that brought down wires in Avon Sunday morning.

The Department of Transportation said it happened on Route 167 near the Farmington line just before 8:30 a.m.

Police said the route at Harris Road is currently closed.

There's no word on injuries or a cause.

Eversource said the crash brought down a pole and wires. It reported more than 600 customers lost power in the area as a result.

They are currently replacing the pole.

The DOT expected to have the scene clear in 8 hours or less.

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