Rt. 83 reopened in Ellington after accident

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ELLINGTON – An accident closed Route 83 Thursday morning, but the road has reopened.

The Connecticut Department of Transportation said the road was closed due to a one car accident around 10:15 a.m. The road reopened around noon.

The road was closed between Kibbe Road and the Somers town line.

The driver was not seriously injured and was taken to Hartford Hospital.

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