S.R. 161 At I-71 Reopens After Vehicle Struck Utility Pole, Overturned


State Route 161 at Interstate 71 was closed early Friday morning after a vehicle struck a utility pole and then overturned.

According to 10TV News crews on the scene, a vehicle struck the pole while exiting from I-71 north shortly after 3 a.m.

The road reopened shortly before 7 a.m.

The pole and its wires were lying across S.R. 161, which is closed between I-71 and Satinwood Drive.

Police said that the wires were not live power lines but likely phone or cable lines.

There were no reports of injuries.

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