Route 190 in Enfield back open following serious car crash


Enfield Police are responding to a car accident that has caused Route 190 to close on Tuesday evening.

A car and SUV collided head-on near Taylor Road. Enfield police tells us it somehow involved a state trooper in Somers trying to stop one of the cars.

The road will be completely closed until further notice.

News 8 has reached out to Connecticut State Police to find out the cause of the accident.

Massachusetts State police say a Somers officer was chasing a man wanted in Massachusetts. The suspect was taken to Hartford Hospital with minor injuries, Massachusetts State Police said.

The suspect was identified as 19-year-old John Castillo. 

News 8 will update this story as more information comes in.


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