Stretch of Route 63 to remain closed for several hours - WFSB 3 Connecticut

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Stretch of Route 63 to remain closed for several hours

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NAUGATUCK, CT (WFSB) -

A stretch of Route 63 in Naugatuck will remain closed for the morning as crews work to repair a utility pole which was struck overnight.

The crash occurred late Friday night along Route 63, which is also known as North Church Street, near the intersection of Buckingham Street.

Naugatuck police have not said if anyone was injured in the crash but a utility pole was damaged and needs to be replaced.

Eversource crews are on scene making necessary repairs, but police said that could take several hours.  In the meantime, Route 63 between Sherman and Bridge streets will remain closed.

Police have set up detours in the area, but are asking drivers to avoid the area if possible.

Check back for updates as they become available.

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