Car accident on Drake Street Road in Oakfield
Submitted by Billie Owens on March 3, 2012 - 1:20pm
A motor-vehicle accident is reported at 3725 Drake St. Road in Oakfield (Route 262). The location is in between Pekin and Fisher roads. Oakfield Fire Department and Mercy EMS are responding. Law enforcement is on scene. A power pole is sheared off at the bottom but is not in the roadway. The driver appears to be uninjured.
UPDATE 1:20 p.m.: Traffic will be shut down on Drake Street Road at Pekin and also at Fisher. The pole is leaning and could take down some wires, so it is hazardous.
UPDATE 2:03 p.m.: Oakfield is back in service. The roadway is reopened. National Grid has been notified.