Road In Howell Closed Due To Accident, Fire

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HOWELL – Howell Township Police reported Tuesday morning that Maxim-Southard Road, between Amanda Lane and Locust Road, will be closed until further notice.

An “inattentive” driver struck a utility pole. That unnamed driver suffered minor injuries.

INCIDENT NOTIFICATION ROAD CLOSURE / FIREMaxim-Southard Road in between Amanda Lane and Locust Road will be closed for an extended period of time while utility companies repair extensive damage. An inattentive driver left the roadway and struck a utility pole. She sustained a minor injury. Utility and FD are on scene however fire cannot extinguish the fire until power is cut. Howell Happenings NJ Southard Fire Dept. No.1 Howell Patch Shore News Network News 12 New Jersey Monmouth County Police, Fire & EMS

Posted by Howell Township Police Department on Tuesday, September 4, 2018

A fire broke out at the scene, but cannot be extinguished until the power is cut.

Emergency crews are on the scene.