Two-vehicle crash with injuries in New Haven

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NEW HAVEN — Police responded to a two-vehicle crash in New Haven today.

The crash took place on Ethan Allen Highway in the area of River Road at around 11:20 a.m.

According to the report, Christopher Hart, 33, of Fair Haven, was driving a Boondock Motors Kenworth tow truck north, following behind a Toyota Prius being operated by Giovanna Lepore, 71, of Jericho.

Hart failed to maintain a reasonable distance between his tow truck and Lepore’s Prius.

Ultimately, Hart drove his tow truck into the back of Lepore’s Prius, forcing it off the road and down into a ditch.

Police say minor injuries were sustained by a passenger, Judith Wade, 81, of Jericho.

No other injuries were reported.

Troopers were assisted on the scene by New Haven Fire Department and Middlebury Regional EMS.

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