Box truck hits, seriously injures woman in Middletown

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (WTNH)–  A woman was seriously injured after being struck by a box truck in Middletown this morning.

Police say they responded to 708 South Main Street after a box truck that was backing up in the northbound lane heading south, struck a 54-year-old woman.

The woman sustained serious injuries in the accident and was taken to Hartford Hospital via Life Star.

Police say this was not a hit and run and that the driver remained on the scene.

The incident is under investigation. Middletown police ask anyone who may have witnessed the crash to contact them at 860-638-4060.




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