One person is dead after a vehicle crashed into a tree in Tolland on Wednesday morning.
The one-vehicle crash was reported at 74 Tolland Stage Rd. around 11:45 a.m., police said.
State police said a person involved in the crash suffered life-threatening injuries and later died from those injuries.
MVA UPDATE: Tolland Stage Rd (RT74) will be closed between Doyle Rd & Burbank Rd for extended period of time. This is a fatal accident.— Tolland Alert (@TollandAlert) February 10, 2016
The intersection of Tolland Stage, which is also known as Route 74, and Peter Green roads was closed for about 3 hours because of the crash. The area was reopened as of 2:50 p.m.
#CTtraffic: TOLLAND: Route 74 (Tolland Stage Road) at Peter Green Road CLOSED for an extended period due to a crash— CT State Police (@CT_STATE_POLICE) February 10, 2016
MVA UPDATE: RT74 will be closed for an extended period of time. Afternoon school bus transportation may be delayed. pic.twitter.com/MdER4fqyXN— Tolland Alert (@TollandAlert) February 10, 2016
The cause of the crash is under investigation.
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