Troopers investigating Putnam crash with life-threatening injury

November 17, 2018

PUTNAM — An area of Route 44 in Putnam is closed because of a collision with life-threatening injury, Connecticut State Police said Saturday.

Route 44 is closed in the area of Tucker Road, state police said at 4 p.m. The crash involves two vehicles. It was unclear how many passengers were in either vehicle. Detours have been set up for motorists trying to get through the area.

Route 44 carries travelers from Connecticut into Rhode Island. Putnam is a town in Widnham County, which is right on the border of the two states.

No further information was immediately available.

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