One person is dead and two others are seriously injured after a crashed on Route 63 in Naugatuck Sunday afternoon.
Two cars were involved in the crash, according to the CT Department of Transportation.
Police said one person was pronounced dead and the other two passengers were transported to area hospitals for treatment of serious injuries.
Part of Route 63 was closed following the crash but has since reopened.
The identity of the person who died is being withheld pending notification of the next of kin, according to police.
The Naugatuck Valley Collision Investigation Team has been activated and is assuming control of the investigation, police said.