Crash closes section of Route 6

COLUMBIA, Conn. (WTNH) — A section of Route 6 was closed for about an hour Friday because of a serious crash.

The road was closed between Route 66 and Rose’s Bridge Road between about 7 and 8 a.m..

We don’t know details of the crash, but Willimantic Fire Department posted on its Twitter feed that a third rescue truck was called to the scene.

A Lifestar helicopter was requested.

No details are available from police about the crash, or the extent of any injuries.


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