Accident closes road in Kernersville

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KERNERSVILLE, N.C. — West Mountain Street between Vernon and Nelson streets in Kernersville remains closed after officials said a tractor-trailer crashed into a telephone pole Thursday morning.

Police said the wreck happened around 8:21 a.m. in the 400 block of West Mountain Street.

Officials said crews are expected to be repairing damage until the evening. Detour signs have been put up.