Two people were hospitalized after a four-vehicle crash Friday morning on the Merritt Parkway between southbound Exits 42 and 41.

The crash, shortly after 7 a.m. Friday, left four damaged vehicles in the highway's left lane and on the right shoulder, according to firefighters.

Three people were administered medical treatment at the scene, and two of them were taken by Westport EMS for additional treatment of their injuries.

The four vehicles were towed from the scene, and the crash was under investigation by State Police.