Route 87 closed in Lebanon following early morning crash - WFSB 3 Connecticut

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Route 87 closed in Lebanon following early morning crash

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Single-vehicle crash involving utility pole.  (Lebanon Volunteer Fire Dept. Facebook) Single-vehicle crash involving utility pole. (Lebanon Volunteer Fire Dept. Facebook)
LEBANON, CT (WFSB) -

A stretch of Route 87 is closed in Lebanon after a single vehicle crash occurred early Saturday morning.

According to fire officials, a vehicle lost control striking a utility pole.  The pole came down on top of the vehicle, but luckily the driver did not suffer any injuries.

Route 87, also known as Trumbull Highway, is closed between Oliver Road and Tobacco Street and is expected to be for several hours.

Eversource crews are on scene working to replace the pole and make repairs.

The road is expected to remain closed for several hours and drivers should seek alternate routes.

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