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Five people injured in Hartford after 3 vehicle crash

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Crews responded to a three vehicle accident on Saturday morning in Hartford that sent 5 people to the hospital. (WFSB) Crews responded to a three vehicle accident on Saturday morning in Hartford that sent 5 people to the hospital. (WFSB)
HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

Emergency crews responded to a 3 vehicle crash in Hartford on Saturday morning, in which 5 people were taken to the hospital in serious condition

Executive Officer of the Hartford Fire Department, Raul Ortiz said 3 people needed to be removed from the accident, and 5 people were taken to the hospital with serious injuries via Aetna Ambulance.

The accident took place on Saturday morning at 9:17 a.m. at the intersection of Brookfield Street and Nilan Street.

Ortiz said one of the involved was a minibus, and another an SUV. Ortiz said a third car was also involved.

Deputy Chief of Hartford Police Brian Foley said the accident is under investigation, but said an intoxicated driver may have been a contributing factor.  

This story is developing. Check with Eyewitness News for updates.

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