EAST GRANBY, Conn. (WTNH) — A Florida man was seriously injured after being struck by a car in East Granby on Monday night just after 9 p.m., according to the state police.
State police said a Hyundai Elantra driven by a Rhode Island woman was traveling on Rainbow Road Eastbound in the right lane of two when it struck a pedestrian, who was walking across the travel portion of the roadway.
The pedestrian suffered serious injuries as a result of the crash and was transported to Hartford Hospital for treatment.
RT. 20 Eastbound and Westbound in East Granby were closed between International Drive and Larch Drive for several hours after the crash. The routes have since reopened, according to a DOT statement at approximately 1 a.m. on Tuesday.
State police said the case remains under investigation and that any witnesses to the collision are asked to contact Tpr. Michael Dean at 860-534-1098 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Anyone with a vehicle equipped with a dashcam who traveled through the area at the time of the collision is also asked to contact Tpr. Dean.
No other updates are available as of this time.
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