17-year-old seriously injured in car accident - WFSB 3 Connecticut

17-year-old seriously injured in car accident

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Middlefield, CT (WFSB) -

Police in Middlefield responded to a serious motor vehicle accident this afternoon.

The driver of the vehicle, a 17-year-old Durham resident, was traveling westbound on Route 147 when the driver failed to negotiate a right curve, struck a tree on the north end of the roadway, then crossed the roadway and struck a tree on the southbound side of the roadway.

The vehicle was totaled.

The operator of the vehicle was transported by Lifestar to Saint Francis Hospital in Hartford for treatment of serious injuries.

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