1 seriously injured in crash in Colchester - WFSB 3 Connecticut

1 seriously injured in crash in Colchester

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Serious crash reported on Route 149. (Colchester Hayward Volunteer Fire Company Facebook) Serious crash reported on Route 149. (Colchester Hayward Volunteer Fire Company Facebook)
COLCHESTER, CT (WFSB) -

A driver suffered “serious injuries” after a motor vehicle crash in Colchester on Friday morning.

Crews were called to a crash on Route 149 around 6 a.m. Upon arrival, the vehicle was located in a front yard.

Firefighters were able to stabilize the vehicle and extricate the driver. The person was rushed to a local hospital by ambulance.

Authorities originally requested the Life Star medical helicopter, but it was unable to fly due to the weather.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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