South Main Street in Middletown was closed near Pameacha Avenue for around seven hours after a car hit a utility pole and then slammed into a liquor store around 11:30 p.m. on Wednesday.
Police said a 32-year-old Middletown man was driving an Infinity FX down South Main Street when he lost control of the car, struck and severed a pole and slammed into "The Wine Cellar," a liquor store.
The driver was not seriously injured, but the crash caused extensive damage to the shop, according to police.
The street reopened a little after 6:30 a.m.
The cause of the crash is under investigation. Anyone who witnessed it is asked to call Middletown Police at (860) 638-4063.