Crash knocks out traffic light on Matthews road

Crash knocks out traffic light on Matthews road
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MATTHEWS, NC (WBTV) - A crash has knocked out a traffic light in Matthews Tuesday morning.

According to Matthews police, an overnight wreck knocked out a traffic light on Highway 51 and Phillips Road. Police tweeted about the incident around 6:40 a.m.

It is unclear when the light will be repaired.

Drivers are asked to take Interstate 485 as an alternate route.

No other details were released.

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