Two people were sent to the hospital after a two-car accident on Route 44 Saturday evening, according to emergency radio reports.
The accident took near the intersection of Old Albany Turnpike at approximately 5:30 p.m. and Canton Police and the town of Canton Volunteer Fire and EMS Department initially responded.
The town of Canton Volunteer Fire and EMS Department extricated at least one patient and ambulance crews from Simsbury and New Hartford responded to assist. Initially three people were evaluated but officials said two received further medical attention.
Fire police from the town of Canton Volunteer Fire and EMS Department shut down Route 44 between the Shoppes at Farmington Valley and the Simsbury town line for approximately 45 minutes during the incident.
Both vehicles were towed from the scene. … Continue Reading