Accident With Power Lines Down Closes Roadway
Tuesday Oct 09, 2018 10:25am
By: Sheila McCrea
A car verses utility pole accident in Fremont has left one person with minor injuries and closed an area of the roadway on 120.
The Fremont Police Department says that a single car crash in the area of State Road 120 and Baum Street mid morning has closed the road due to power lines that are down. The accident in involved just one vehicle, that crashed into a utility pole, which then brought down several lines. Fremont investigators say that one person was transported from the scene with minor injuries.
Officials with the Fremont Police Department said at 11 AM that the area of the accident on Baum Street and 120 would be closed for at least 6 hours. They advised that roughly 10-20 residents in that area are without power as a result of the crash.
The road closure will affect the hours during school pick-up at Fremont. Authorities ask that everyone be patient, expect slowed traffic, and be extra careful during school release hours.