Accident closes east end road

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Pumper 4 blocks the roadway while emergency services attend to the vehicle involved in the collision, June 23, 2021 (Dan Gray/SaultOnline.com)

At approximately 8:10 p.m. Emergency Services were made aware of a potentially serious accident near the corner Fourth Line and Landslide Road.

A red car can be seen on its side against the hydro pole, June 23, 2021 (Dan Gray/SaultOnline.com)

Upon arrival a single vehicle collision involving a power pole was encountered. According to locals we spoke with, the car apparently rolled over before ending up on its roof against the base of the power pole.

Miraculously, both occupants of the vehicle walked away from the accident, however the full extent of their injuries are unknown.

There is no cause for the collision but locals who had gathered to see what happened said speed is frequently an issue in the area.

A police officer and firefighter look upon the scene, June 23, 2021 (Dan Gray/SaultOnline.com)

Landslide Road remains closed at this time as PUC replaces the pole.

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