A 70-year-old woman is in critical condition, and a driver arrested after a crash in Hartford early Sunday morning, police said.
The two-vehicle crash took place in the area of Park and Zion streets around 2:40 a.m.
Police arrested the driver, 35-year-old Hartford resident Carlos Roman, who is believed to have struck the woman's car, for operating a vehicle under the influence.
The Hartford Police Department Accident Reconstruction Team investigated the cause of the crash.
Park and Zion will be closed for a couple more hours as HPD accident reconstructionists investigate. pic.twitter.com/CjHXj2QmAw— D/C Foley (@LtFoley) November 12, 2017
Officers said the cause of the crash is unknown but that speed may be a factor.
HPD investigating MVAx at Park & Zion. 70yo woman critical at HH. Other operator facing charges. Possibly DUI & Speed. HPD C4 has ax in video. Street closed. pic.twitter.com/6Kezd1Elhq— D/C Foley (@LtFoley) November 12, 2017
Park Street was closed for the police investigation.
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