Downed wires, pole close road in Carbon County

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Published: Jun 05 2013 08:00:00 PM EDT   Updated On: Jun 05 2013 10:39:58 PM EDT
FRANKLIN TWP., Pa. -

A crash has caused quite a mess in Carbon County.

It happened around 6 Wednesday evening on Long Run Road in Franklin Township.

Officials say a distracted driver hit a utility pole taking it and the wires attached to it down across the road.

Police say the road is closed while crews try to clean things up.

Officials say the driver suffered minor injuries.

No word on when the road will be open.