Route 61 in Morris closed due to box truck crash - WFSB 3 Connecticut

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Route 61 in Morris closed due to box truck crash

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A motor vehicle crash involving a box truck closed Route 61 in Morris on Tuesday morning. (WFSB) A motor vehicle crash involving a box truck closed Route 61 in Morris on Tuesday morning. (WFSB)
MORRIS, CT (WFSB) -

 A motor vehicle crash involving a box truck closed Route 61 in Morris near the Bethlehem town line on Tuesday morning.

Route 61 is closed near Terrell Farm Road after a box truck crashed into a telephone pole around 8:30 a.m. 

Drivers should avoid the area and detour the crash using Hard Hill Road. The Department of Transportation said Route 61 should be closed for four hours.

No serious injuries were reported to police. 

The cause of the crash is under investigation. 

Firefighters from the Bethlehem and Morris departments along with Connecticut State Police responded to the crash. 

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