LifeStar Responds to Crash on Route 80 in Killingworth

LifeStar responded to a 2-car crash on Route 80 in Killingworth on Saturday morning.

Officials said LifeStar was called to 381 CT-80, which is near Chatfield Hollow State Park. 

According to State Police, vehicles that were heading east started to slow to allow a car to turn onto a side road, when the last vehicle in the line, a Jeep, swerved to the left, crossed the center line and hit a vehicle that was heading west.

The driver of the vehicle that was heading west was transported to Yale-New Haven Hospital by LifeStar. Police said he had a pulse and was breathing when he was transported.

The two people in the Jeep were not injured.

The road was closed while police investigated, but it has since reopened.

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