HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH) — A two-car crash in Hamden on Friday left one man dead, police said.

The crash, which involved two cars, took place on Circular Avenue near Beacon Street around 3 p.m.

The driver of one of the cars, 76-year-old Harry Brunson of Hamden, was transported to Yale New Haven Hospital for serious injuries. Police said he later died at the hospital.

Circular Avenue was closed in both directions for several hours, but has since reopened.

The crash is under investigation.

Anyone who witnessed the crash or has video surveillance is urged to reach out to Sergeant Brett Ferrara at (475) 201-2127 or via email at bferrara@hamdenpd.com.

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