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Crash on Sound Avenue takes out utility pole, closes roadway Saturday morning

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Sound Avenue is closed in both directions between Phillips and Church lanes Saturday morning, due to a single-car crash in the area at about 12:30 a.m., according to Riverhead Town Police.

The vehicle struck a utility pole and broke it in half, police said.

The road closure is expected to last several more hours, police said in a press release issued at approximately 5 a.m. Motorists are advised to use alternative routes, police said.

Police did not provide any further details about the accident, but said there were no fatalities. 

PSEG-LI is not currently reporting any power outages in the area.

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