ITHACA, NY – Ithaca police were called to one vehicle crash on Seneca Way at 11:07 a.m. Monday morning.

The crash occurred near the 100 block of Seneca Way.

One person was involved the crash, which knocked down a streetlight pole and some wires.

The crash was caused by a medical issue, but no serious injuries appear to have occurred. The driver declined treatment at the scene and was not transported to the hospital.

Ithaca Police and the Ithaca Fire Department responded. IFD has since cleared the scene. City officials are also on site to work on the streetlight and downed wires.

A wrecker is at the scene as of 11:30 a.m. Traffic is delayed in the area.

(Photos by Jolene Almendarez / The Ithaca Voice. Jolene Almendarez contributed reporting.


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