2 pedestrians taken to hospital after being hit by car in Mansfield

Two pedestrians were injured after being struck by a motor vehicle in Mansfield on Friday afternoon. (WFSB)

Two pedestrians were injured after being struck by a motor vehicle in Mansfield on Friday afternoon.

The crash was reported on Westwood Road in the area of South Eagleville Road around 3:15 p.m.

MANSFIELD CT: #MansfieldFire is on scene of a serious MVA at intersection of South Eaglville Rd & Westwood Rd. 2 occupants reported ejected.— Tolland County 911 (@TNDispatch) October 21, 2016

Police said the two pedestrians involved in the crash suffered non-life threatening injuries. The two people were rushed to an area hospital, police said.

The crash closed the intersection, according to police.

MANSFIELD UPDATE: South Eagleville Rd (RT275) to remain closed per Fire OIC. #Detour— Tolland County 911 (@TNDispatch) October 21, 2016

Westwood Road reopened around 4 p.m.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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