Semi-minivan crash in Middletown causes warnings to avoid intersection; traffic lights not functioning

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Semi crash University Blvd Middletown

Credit: Journal News

MIDDLETOWN — Motorists are being urged to avoid University Boulevard/Central Avenue/First Avenue in Middletown after a semi-truck and a minivan collided.

The city is working on “interim measures” to get the traffic signals functioning, but that process may take days, according to an official. Motorists should consider the intersection a four-way stop.

One minor injury was reported.

This story will be updated when information becomes available.