HARTFORD (WFSB) - One person is dead and another is in critical condition following a two-car crash in Hartford's north end Monday night. 

Hartford police identified the victim as 26-year-old Luis Dominguez Jr. of Hartford.

According to police, officers were called to the scene of the crash near Capen and Garden Streets at about 7:47 p.m.

Police said they observed a silver Acura and another car involved. They determined the two cars had crashed and the Acura then struck a utility pole. 

Police located Dominguez inside suffering from serious injuries. He was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead. 

Officers located another man nearby also suffering from serious injuries. He was transported and listed in critical condition. 

The second car involved remained on scene and cooperated with the investigation. The cause of the crash has yet to be determined.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Hartford police.

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