Broken utility poles in Village of Alexander prompt road closures
Submitted by Billie Owens on August 29, 2013 - 3:54pm
A pair of utility poles are broken in two and leaning, but not in the roadway, on Railroad Avenue in the Village of Alexander. A downed power line is in a field. Traffic is being closed to Railroad Avenue at Route 98 and at Sandpit Road. Also, traffic will be blocked at Sandpit and Dry Bridge roads. Alexander Fire Department is on scene. National Grid is aware of the problem and a crew will be responding.
UPDATE 5:02 p.m.: National Grid is on scene.
UPDATE 7:08 p.m.: The roads are reopened. Alexander is back in service.