Breaking News: Crash and fire leads to closure of STH 17
State Highway is currently closed in Lincoln County between County Rd B and County Rd D in the township of Harrison, for an undetermined amount of time due to a motor vehicle crash.
According to a press release from the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office; the crash involved a dump truck loaded with granite, which caught on fire in a wetland area south of County Rd D. Crews are now on-scene. One person was injured and flown from the scene by Spirit 2.
The Sheriff’s Office is recommending the following routes:
If northbound on State Rd 17: turn left onto County Rd B and follow to County Rd D, turn right and follow to State Rd 17 and continue north.
If southbound: turn right onto County Rd D and follow to County Rd B, turn left and follow State Rd 17 then continue south.
More information will be released as it becomes available