PORTLAND — Crews are working to replace a utility pole on Route 17 in Portland after a car slammed into it overnight. The crash happened between Isinglass Hill Road and Appletree Lane.
A man and a woman were taken to area hospitals, but there’s no word yet on the extent of their injuries. It’s also unknown what, in fact, led up to the crash.
A puppy was ejected from the car, and was killed
The car was totaled.
The crash happened a little after 1 a.m.
Officials urge commuters to find an alternate route.