Rt. 23 in Russell closed due to downed wires

Roadway shut down near intersection of Route 20

RUSSELL, Mass. (WWLP) – A section of Route 23 in Russell is closed, due to a single-car accident.

State Trooper Dan Sheehan told 22News that Route 23 has been shut down near the intersection of Route 20. He said that wires are down in the area. As of 2:30 p.m., the road is still closed. There is no estimated time it will reopen.

There is no word at this time on any injuries, and it is unclear at this time whether there are any injuries.