Route 487 Closed at Crash Scene South of Benton; Detour in Effect

January 28, 2011

12:10 p.m. UPDATE: Both lanes of SR 287 are now open.

Motorists in Columbia County are advised that Route 487 is currently closed at the scene of a crash about a mile south of Benton at the Benton/Fishing Creek township line.

Emergency responders are detouring traffic onto Ribble Lane around the crash scene.

PPL is on-scene to replace the utility pole knocked down during the crash.

Route 487 may be closed until late this morning at the scene of that crash in Columbia County.