2 people injured after car smashes into house

FAIRFIELD - Two people were rushed to the hospital early Friday after their car crashed into a house in Fairfield.

The accident happened at around 1:30 a.m. on Church Hill Road near Fairfield Wood. Local fire and police officials were called to the scene, finding the car?s windows smashed in from the impact.

The driver, Christine Bianchi, of Clinton, was taken to Saint Vincent's Medical Center with serious injuries. The passenger, Francis Fisto, was treated and released from Bridgeport Hospital.

Both Bianchi and Clinton are expected to recover.

Police have not disclosed whether the driver has been charged in connection with the accident.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Max Antoine, 33, was shot and killed early 1 Family urges Stamford man's killer to surrender to police
Jury selection begins Tuesday for a wrongful death 2 Jury selection to begin in lawsuit against city of Stamford
A Stamford man has been accused of burglarizing 3 Man arrested after breaking into Greenwich business
The father and daughter reportedly tried to run 4 Father, daughter reportedly assault driver
A Bridgeport dialysis patient who recently had his 5 Nonprofit group helps Bridgeport man regain independence

advertisement | advertise on News 12


Focus on Connecticut Focus on Connecticut

Features local, state and federal officials discussing the issues around southwestern Connecticut.

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut. Our Lives

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut.

Each week News 12 Connecticut introduces you to Hometown Hero

News 12 highlights people who give to the community.

We spotlight a local team each week. Connecticut Team of the Week

Each week News 12 Connecticut highlights a team from a local school.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.