LifeStar responds to Route 66 accident in Portland

PORTLAND, Conn. (WTNH) — A single car accident Sunday evening that closed Route 66 in Portland near Saint Clements Castle.

According to Police, the driver was transported to Hartford Hospital via LifeStar helicopter for their injuries.

Officials are reporting that the vehicle went down an embankment and that emergency responders needed to use equipment to extricate the driver from the vehicle.

Police have told News 8 that Route 66 has been fully re-opened.

The driver of the car is expected to be OK.

Comments are closed.