A person was killed Friday in a two car crash on Route 42 in Bethany, state police said.
Connecticut State Police said Route 42 was closed between Route 63 and Route 69 for a crash. Drivers were advised to go an alternate route.
#cttraffic Route 42 in Bethany closed between Rt. 63 & Rt. 69 for accident with life threatening injuries. Seek alternate route.— CT State Police (@CT_STATE_POLICE) July 14, 2017
The road has since reopened.
Police said the other operator was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The name of the person killed in the crash has not yet been released.
The cause of the crash was under investigation.
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