The Berlin Turnpike in Newington was shut down Thursday night after a person was hit by a car.
The southbound side is closed at East Robbins Avenue and Brockett Street, Newington police and the Department of Transportation said.
Police said a man was found lying in the road suffering from severe injuries.
He was taken to the hospital.
Police said the driver of the car is cooperating with the investigation.
Anyone with information should contact police at (860) 594-6208.
Drivers were being urged to find an alternate route.
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