State police

GOSHEN, CT (WFSB) - Several people were taken to the hospital after a car struck a pregnant moose Saturday night.

State Police say it happened around 9:30 by 3824 Hall Meadow Road (Rt. 272).

Three of the five people that were inside the 2011 Subaru Legacy were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

The moose and the utero died as a result of the crash.

The vehicle was towed from the scene.

State Police ruled that the driver was not at fault for the collision.

Rt. 272 was closed for an extended period of time, but has since reopened.

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