One person is dead and another person is seriously injured after two cars were involved in a head-on collision in Middlebury on Monday night, according to the Naugatuck Valley Reconstruction Unit.
Investigators say there was one person in each vehicle when the crash occurred at 10:19 p.m.
The driver of one vehicle was pronounced dead at Waterbury Hospital. The other driver is being treated for very serious injuries at the hospital. Police have not identified either driver.
Middlebury Ave. was closed in the area of Long Meadow Road for several hours and reopened just before 5:30 a.m. on Tuesday.
The accident is under investigation.
No other details were immediately available.