Crash damages utility pole, shuts down road in Springfield

Crash damages utility pole, shuts down road in Springfield
Eric Higgenbotham/Staff

SPRINGFIELD — Police have blocked a portion of East Home Road in Springfield following a two-vehicle crash that damaged a utility pole.

The crash was reported at the intersection of East Home and Derr roads around 10 a.m.

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A utility pole was snapped due to the crash. Officials said East Home Road will be shut down until Ohio Edison completes repairs.

A man suffered a hand injury from the crash and was transported to an area hospital for treatment.

Additional details were not available.

Eric Higgenbotham/Staff
Eric Higgenbotham/Staff