One man was taken to the hospital after a crash closed Route 30 in Vernon on Thursday morning.
Police said the crash happened between Bolton Road and Tunnel Road shortly after 10 a.m.
Serious crash on Route 30 between Bolton and Tunnel. Extended extrication. Rt 30 closed #cttraffic— Vernon CT Police (@VernonCTPolice) November 17, 2016
The car was traveling east on Hartford Turnpike when it traveled off of the south side of the road near the intersection of Tunnel Road, crossed over to the north side of Hartford Turnpike and rolled over.
Police said the driver, identified as Albert Michaud of Vernon, was "conscious and alert" before being sent to St. Francis Hospital.
Adult male local resident brought to St Francis by Vernon EMS after appx 30 min extrication. Pt conscious RT 30 will open shortly— Vernon CT Police (@VernonCTPolice) November 17, 2016
Route 30 reopened around 10 a.m. For real-time traffic updates, check the WFSB traffic map here.
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