Prospect Street in Willimantic reopens after serious crash

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WILLIMANTIC–A serious crash shut Prospect Street down between Birch Street and Tingley Street for several hours.

Around 5:30 p.m. a Chevy Equinox SUV was hit by a Nissan Maxima. The SUV rolled onto its side, and the female driver suffered serious injuries. She was taken to Hartford Hospital, but her injuries aren’t expected to be life-threatening.

The female driver of the sedan suffered minor injuries and was taken to Windham Hospital.

Two parked cars were also involved in the crash.

The road was closed for about five hours, and police are still trying to determine the cause. If you witnessed the crash please call 860-465-3135.