Car crash on Route 237, pole and wires down, roadway blocked
Submitted by Billie Owens on May 28, 2014 - 2:10pm
A car crashed into a pole in the area of 7027 Route 237. Unknown injuries, but the driver is out of the vehicle. The pole and wires are down, blocking the roadway. The "car is smoking."
Byron and South Byron fire departments are responding along with Mercy medics.
The location is between Town Line and Cockram roads.
UPDATE 3:13 p.m.: Fire Police are called to shut down traffic at Route 237 and Cockram Road. National Grid will be contacted about the damaged equipment.
UPDATE 3:14 p.m.: Byron command says responders can come in non-emergency.
UPDATE 3:35 p.m.: Mutual aid for standby crews is requested: A Stafford pumper to South Byron; and a pumper from Elba to Byron.