A single-car crash has closed a section of Simsbury Road, also known as Route 185, in Bloomfield.
According to police, the crash happened around 11:20 p.m. on Wednesday.
Police said a female driver and male passenger were injured when the vehicle they were riding in crashed into a utility pole. Both were taken to Saint Francis Hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
Utility crews are on scene replacing the pole, which was snapped in half.
Police closed the road in both directions near Rundelane.
The road is a main artery between Simsbury and Bloomfield.
Police advised drivers to seek alternate routes.
They said they expected it to remain closed through 8 a.m.
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