Crash on West Putnam by Citarella Results in Detour

Police say that on Sunday night a car and a box truck crashed at 600 West Putnam Ave.

A delivery truck that had made a delivery was leaving Citarella and pulled in front of car traveling east on West Putnam.

The driver of car, a Hoda Civic, was taken to the hospital.

“It caused a considerable mess,” said Lt John Slusarz, who added that the east  bound lanes were closed for about an hour and a traffic was detoured via Holly Hill.