Crash Shuts Down Part Of Route 9 In Newton

NEWTON (CBS) – Part of Route 9 in Newton was shut down late Wednesday morning after a car crash brought down a utility pole and wires.

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Police closed the eastbound lanes from Parker Street to Langley Road for the cleanup and repairs.

It’s not clear yet when that section of the road will re-open.

A car involved in a Route 9 crash in Newton. (Image Credit: Newton Fire Department)

A car involved in a Route 9 crash in Newton. (Image Credit: Newton Fire Department)

Two people were taken to Brigham and Women’s Hospital with minor injuries.

There’s no word yet on what caused the crash.

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One Comment

  1. Southpaw says:

    A wild guess would be texting.

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