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Serious injuries reported in Colchester crash

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Serious injuries were reported in a Norwich Avenue rollover crash in Colchester overnight. (Colchester Professional Firefighters IAFF Local 3831) Serious injuries were reported in a Norwich Avenue rollover crash in Colchester overnight. (Colchester Professional Firefighters IAFF Local 3831)
COLCHESTER, CT (WFSB) -

A person was seriously hurt in an overnight rollover crash in Colchester.

According to state police, it happened on Norwich Avenue just before 2:30 a.m. on Friday.

When firefighters arrived, they said they found one patient heavily entrapped in and under the vehicle. The person was unconscious.

Rescue and ambulance workers had to stabilize the vehicle and extricate the patient with saws and hydraulic tools.

The Life Star emergency helicopter responded to the scene to transport the person to the hospital with serious injuries.

Another person was able to get themselves out of the vehicle.

The road was closed but has since reopened.

There's no word on a cause for the crash.

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