Five injured in crash near Southington-Bristol line

Published on Saturday, 11 November 2017 22:19
Written by WFSB

SOUTHINGTON (WFSB) - Two children and three adults were injured in a collision on the Southington-Bristol line Saturday, WFSB-TV reported on its website.

Southington police and fire crews responded to the crash on West Street near ESPN at about 3 p.m.

A 5-year-old and a 1-year-old were taken to Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. Police said the 5-year-old is in critical condition, while the 1-year-old child is in stable condition.

Police said a car driven by 21-year-old Stephanie Matos was traveling southbound, with the two children in the car, when it spun around, striking the second car, driven by 61-year-old Robert Warner, who was northbound.

Matos was taken to St. Francis Hospital with what appeared to be serious injuries, police said, and Warner and his passenger were taken to St. Mary’s Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

This collision is being investigated by the Southington Police Department Accident Investigation Team.

Anyone with information regarding this collision is asked to contact Officer Ryan Lair by phone at 860-378-1623 or 860-621-0101 or by email at

Posted in New Britain Herald, , General News on Saturday, 11 November 2017 22:19. Updated: Saturday, 11 November 2017 22:21.