Portion of Route 28 Closed After Early Morning Crash in East Falmouth

constructionEAST FALMOUTH – Route 28 from Acapesket Road to Corte Real Avenue in East Falmouth is closed to all traffic today for repairs to a utility pole taken down in an early morning accident.

Police said a Volvo wagon struck and broke the Pole on East Falmouth Highway, Route 28, near Acapesket Road around 1:30 a.m.

The damage to the pole left low hanging wires making the roadway impassable and repairs are expected to last into the afternoon.

The driver was uninjured in the crash but the car suffered heavy front-end damage.

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Falmouth police continue to investigate the crash.