Driver killed in Winsted weekend crash - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Driver killed in Winsted weekend crash

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A driver was killed in a one-vehicle crash in Winsted over the weekend.

Winchester Police Chief William Fitzgerald Jr said a driver suffered a serious head injury after colliding with a large rock on Torrington Road.

The crash happened just before 8:30 p.m. on Sunday.

Police said the driver was traveling north when, for some reason, the driver crossed the yellow line and hit the boulder.

The driver was  the only person in the car, police said.

The victim was transported to Charlotte Hungerford Hospital and transferred to St. Francis Hospital by way of the Lifestar emergency helicopter.

However, the driver died.

The person's name has not yet been released.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.

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