Capen Street at Martin Street in Hartford is closed after a gas line was severed.
Hartford police said a car crashed into a home at 171 Capen St., causing the gas line to break.
The 59-year-old male operator of the vehicle is conscious and being transported to St. Francis Hospital.
As of 7 p.m. the gas line was made safe and the operator was said to be in critical condition.
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