According to Oneida County Sheriff Robert Maciol, the Oneida County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating a 2 car personal injury motor vehicle accident on Route 5 in the Town of Vernon. One of the vehicles involved in the motor vehicle accident struck a telephone pole and there are wire down across Route 5. Route 5 is currently closed between Route 26 and Churton Rd. Further details will be released at a later time.

Vernon Fire Department and National Grid are also on scene of the MVA.