Car strikes poll in Ellington, affects morning school bus routes - WFSB 3 Connecticut

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Car strikes poll in Ellington, affects morning school bus routes

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ELLINGTON, CT (WFSB) -

Route 140 in Ellington has been closed since late Wednesday night because of a crash.

State police said a driver struck a utility pole around 10:50 p.m.

Route 140 is closed between Ludwig Road and Angel Trace Road.

Troopers said only one vehicle was involved.

No injuries were reported.

A cause is still being investigated.

As of 6 a.m., troopers did not anticipate the closure to last much longer.

School officials said bus routes would be affected and parents would be individually notified.

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