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Saturday, February 24 Police Reports

Darien woman, 22, seriously hurt in Hamden crash

A 22-year-old Darien woman was seriously injured in crash with a tractor-trailer truck in Hamden on Friday afternoon.

Police, who have not released the woman’s name, said the accident happened around 1 p.m. in the area of Whitney Avenue and Lovig Lane.

“A preliminary investigation has revealed that a vehicle, which was operated by a 22-year-old Darien woman, crossed the center divider line and collided with a tractor trailer,” said Capt. Ronald Smith said.

“The Hamden Fire Department responded and extricated her from her vehicle. She was transported to Yale-New Haven Hospital with serious injuries.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Officer Gregg Curran of the Hamden Police Department Traffic Division at (203) 230-4036.