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Car vs pole in Walworth Co. shuts down Highway 12

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ELKHORN (WKOW) -- An accident on Highway 12/67 in Walworth County has closed all traffic for at least eight hours.

The single vehicle crash happened Wednesday Morning near Evergreen Parkway, just north of Elkhorn.  The vehicle struck a pole, causing it to shear off and wires fall across the highway.  No injuries were reported.

The Walworth County Sheriff's Office says We-Energies has been notified and are headed to the scene.  Businesses and residences in the area may lose electric power during this time.

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