Published August 15. 2013 9:00PM Updated August 15. 2013 9:28PM
Ledyard — Route 12 is closed in both directions at Christy Hill Road following an accident.
A vehicle struck a pole shortly before 9 p.m., according to the state Department of Transportation website. The DOT estimated that it would take less than three hours to clear the road.
The Ledyard Fire Department could not confirm whether the accident was serious.