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1 dead, another injured following car crash in Wilton

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Police are investigating a deadly car crash this morning in Wilton.

It happened Wednesday night near Danbury and Old Mill roads.

The area is back open now, but it had been blocked off for several hours last night as police investigated.

According to police, two cars were involved, one driver has died and the second driver was taken to the hospital.

Police haven't released any specifics on the crash at this time, but News 12 Connecticut spoke with a man who lives across from where it happened and says he heard what sounded like an explosion.

The man says he came outside, saw the crash and called 911.

Police have not yet released the name of the victim, pending notification of next of kin.

The condition of the other driver in the hospital is unknown.

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