5 hurt, including child, in three-car crash

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Five people were hospitalized, including a child, after a crash Friday evening, according to Manchester police.

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MANCHESTER — Five people were hospitalized after three vehicles were involved in a crash Friday evening, according to police.

The crash occurred near West Middle Turnpike and the overpass for Interstate 84 around 6:25 pm, Manchester Police Lt. Jamie Taylor said.

Five people, including a child, were taken to the hospital, Taylor said. One person suffered serious, but not life-threatening injuries, Taylor said.

“Speed ​​and other roadway violations appear to have been factors in the crash,” Taylor said.

The crash remains under investigation.

Anyone with information about the incident can contact Officer Kevin Jackson at 860-645-5565.

Ben Lambert can be reached at william.lambert@hearstmediact.com.

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