1 injured in motorcycle crash on Route 179 in Canton

CANTON, Conn. (WTNH)– A person was transported by Life Star to the hospital after a motorcycle crash on Route 179 in Canton.

Police are investigating an accident involving a motorcycle and a car. The crash happened shortly after 11:30 a.m.

Police say at least one operator suffered serious injuries but it’s unclear whether it was the motorcyclist. Life Star responded to the scene and transported the victim to Hartford Hospital. The cause of the crash is unknown at this time.

Route 179 at Route 202 was closed  after the incident for the investigation.  Anyone who witnessed the crash is asked to contact Canton police.

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