The following statement was issued Sunday by the Columbia City Police Department:
The Columbia City Police Department advises you to AVOID Park Street at Gates Road due to a current traffic issue.
A semi tractor/trailer crash has closed the intersection and will require a detour of traffic for the next several hours.
Some Northeastern REMC electric customers are also experiencing a power outage due to a pole and lines down from this crash. Crews are on-scene and working to restore power and remove the vehicle from the road