GRANTS PASS, OR (KPTV) – A three-vehicle crash involving a pickup and a semi-truck damaged a traffic signal controller in Grants Pass Thursday, causing traffic delays, according to the Oregon Department of Transportation.

The collision occurred at the intersection of Highway 199 and OR-99 in Grants Pass and caused all signals to go dark. Southbound traffic on Highway 199 and the southbound slow lane on OR-99 were temporarily blocked while law enforcement was on scene.

It was not immediately clear if anyone was hurt in the collision.

ODOT and the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety were on scene Thursday evening and advised drivers in the area to expect delays.

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