BRISTOL, Conn. (WTNH) — Utility crews are still on the scene of an accident Monday morning that brought down wires and snarled traffic.
The accident took place around 6:30 a.m. along Route 72 between Balsam and Poplar Streets. According to Bristol police, a car struck three utility poles, knocking down multiple wires.
The road has since re-opened.
Officers were not able to comment on any injuries. The identity of the driver has not yet been released.
Traffic was diverted to neighboring streets around the accident scene.