4 hospitalized following fiery crash in Fairfield

Police say 30-year-old Rossa Blanca Chavarria Medina, of Bridgeport, was speeding down the I-95 off-ramp at exit 24.

Police say 30-year-old Rossa Blanca Chavarria Medina, of Bridgeport, was speeding down the I-95 off-ramp at exit 24. (3/24/14)

FAIRFIELD - Fairfield police say a person drove off an exit ramp on Monday night and into a gas station, sending four people to the hospital.

It happened just before 9 p.m. southbound on exit 24 of the Kings Highway.

The driver first hit a protective barrier of the gas pumps and then drove into the gas station, hitting two other cars. One car had a mother and a baby inside, according to police.

The first car then hit a utility pole and exploded.

The condition of the victims has not yet been released.

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