DURHAM — Route 17 remains closed near the North Branford line after a one-car crash.
The crash, during which a vehicle struck a utility pole, happened before 9 a.m. Monday. The extent of injuries isn’t clear.
The road, also known as New Haven Road, was shut down in both directions, according to a state Department of Transportation alert. The DOT said it learned of the accident about 9 a.m.
Crews remained on the scene about 11:30 a.m., working to replace the pole. It is not known how long it will take for the crash scene to be cleared.