Portsmouth Police expect Elwyn Road to remain closed during much of the Friday morning commute following a drunk driving crash.

A car driven by Danika Williams of Vermont flipped over just after midnight, causing "significant damage" to a utility pole according to police. Williams was arrested and charged with DWI and reckless operation.

Police did not disclose the circumstances of the crash.

Overturned vehicle on Elwyn Road at Taft Road in Portsmouth 4/22/22
Overturned vehicle on Elwyn Road at Taft Road in Portsmouth 4/22/22 (Portsmouth Police)
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Eversource will need to repair or replace the utility pole.

Elwyn Road runs from the northbound side of Route 1 at Cumberland Farms to Sagamore Road (Route 1A).

Contact reporter Dan Alexander at Dan.Alexander@townsquaremedia.com or via Twitter @DanAlexanderNH

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