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Head-on collision shuts down Clapboard Ridge Road in Danbury

May 14, 2019

DANBURY — A multi-vehicle, head-on collision shut down Clapboard Ridge Road Tuesday morning.

Police, fire and EMS were dispatched to 24 Clapboard Ridge Road for the motor vehicle accident with injuries at 9:17 a.m.

“There’s no extrication, but we have heavy damage,” a first responder on scene said.

One of the vehicles was a dump truck, which a responder said was “leaking quite a bit of fluid.”

At least one person was transported to the hospital with unspecified injuries.

Access to Clapboard Ridge Road was blocked off at the Venture Avenue and Beckerle Street intersections.