DPD: Eastbound lanes of Main Street closed after crash

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DANVILLE, Ill. (WCIA) — Police say no one is hurt after a car crashed into a power pole on East Main Street in Danville.

It happened around 8:30 a.m. just east of the intersection with Bowman Avenue.

Ameren Illinois crews were called to the scene for repairs.

Officers shut down the eastbound lanes of Main Street for a few hours — they were reopened Wednesday afternoon.

Police say the crash may have been caused by mechanical issues.

ORIGINAL STORY: DANVILLE, Ill. (WCIA) — Danville Police are asking drivers to avoid East Main Street near Bowman Avenue while crews respond to a car crash.

An emailed statement from Danville Police says the eastbound lanes of East Main Street, just east of Bowman Avenue, will be closed for a few hours.

The Danville Police Department added Ameren Illinois crews are working at the scene. It’s asking drivers to find an alternative route for safety measures.

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