Connecticut State Police tell News 8 that one person has died after a serious one car accident in Prospect.
22-year-old Donovan Nelson was driving Northbound on Waterbury Road near Greenwood Drive when the car veered into the shoulder and struck a telephone pole head on.
Troopers responded just after 4:00 p.m. and extricated the driver of the car.
Both the driver and passenger were transported to St. Mary’s Hospital.
Officials say the passenger suffered only minor injuries.
This is a developing story. News 8 will bring you any updates as they become available.