Driver hospitalized after crashing into tree on Bridge Street
Published 2:19 pm, Tuesday, November 12, 2013
An SUV crashed into a tree on Bridge Street Tuesday morning, sending the driver to the hospital.
The crash was reported about 10 a.m. Tuesday when a Toyota Highlander left the roadway and smashed into a tree in front of 8 Bridge St., according to the fire report.
The vehicle suffered heavy front-end damage from the collision, and according to the report, both air bags were triggered by the impact.
The driver was evaluated at the scene, placed on a backboard, removed from the wreck and transported to Norwalk Hospital by Westport EMS. The driver's condition was not immediately available.
The cause of the crash is being investigated.