Route 118 in Harwinton reopened after multi-car crash that severely injured one


HARWINTON, Conn. (WTNH) — Route 118 in Harwinton is back open several hours after a multi-car crash closed the road between Orchard Hill Road and Scoville Hill Road.

The accident was first reported around 4:04 p.m.

State Police report there were four individuals involved in the crash:

  • Vehicle 1 – Suzanne Kelly, 72, of Suffield – no apparent injury
  • Vehicle 1- Terrence Martin Kelly, 77, of Suffield – no apparent injury
  • Vehicle 1- Leslie Dawn Kelly, 46, of Suffield – no apparent injury
  • Vehicle 2 – Willian Ndini, 79, of Harwinton – serious burn injuries, transported to Charlotte Hungerford Hospital

According to State Police, Vehicle 2 veered out of its lane and into Vehicle 1 traveling the opposite direction. Vehicle 1 hit and snapped a utility pole while Vehicle 2 ended up in the shoulder before it caught fire.

Both vehicles were towed away.

A little after 8:30 p.m. Saturday, the road was opened again.

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