Pickup truck ends up partially under tractor trailer in Plainfield crash | Connecticut News
PLAINFIELD, CT (WFSB) – A pickup truck driver was hospitalized following a crash in Plainfield that also involved a tractor trailer.
According to police, the crash happened at the intersection of Norwich Road and Butts Bridge Road around 6 a.m. on Friday.
When officers, firefighters and ambulance crews arrived, they said they found the pickup truck partially under the trailer of the tractor trailer.
Police said their investigation showed that the driver of the tractor trailer was turning from Butts Bridge Road onto Norwich Road to drive north while the driver of the pickup was traveling south on Norwich Road when the collision happened.
The driver of the pickup had to be extricated and transported to Backus Hospital for treatment.
The tractor trailer driver refused treatment at the scene.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.