Route 83 opens more than 12 hours after Vernon crash in Vernon

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VERNON — Police said a busy section of Route 83 has reopened after being closed for much of Friday.

Route 83 was closed between Windsorville Road and Windermere Avenue until around 3 p.m. as a result of a crash that happened at 1 a.m. Friday morning. That section runs from the Ford dealer to the CVS pharmacy.

The crash left two telephone poles down. The driver fled after the crash.

Police are investigating.

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