Crash Closes Middle Turnpike East In Manchester

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Police investigate a crash in Manchester on Middle Turnpike East and Vernon. Photo by Al Chaniewski

MANCHESTER — Middle Turnpike East at Vernon Street is closed as police and firefighters deal with a motorcycle versus vehicle accident.

A regional traffic squad had been called in to investigate and at least two ambulances have been dispatched to transport the injured to area hospitals.

The crash was reported about 6:55 a.m. and the road is expected to be closed as police investigate.
Manchester police said the motorcyclist suffered serious injuries.

By David Owens, Hartford Courant

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