Part of Route 57 in Granville is closed after a downed wires caused a pickup truck to catch on fire Monday afternoon.

According to the Granville Fire Department, firefighters responded to the area of Route 57 by Jensen Lane around 2:30 p.m.

We're told several arcing wires came down on top of an abandoned pickup truck which caused it to catch on fire while crews waited for Eversource crews to cut power.

Luckily, no injuries were reported and the fire was put out by 5:30 p.m. However, drivers should avoid the area as the road will remain closed for an undetermined amount of time.

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