Police: Man injured in Bridgeport car crash

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Police say a 35-year-old man was seriously injured during a car crash in Bridgeport Wednesday night.

The accident happened near Boston and Central avenues around 9:30 p.m. Police say the driver was traveling at a high rate of speed down Central Avenue when he lost control, clipped a house and slammed into a porch.

Firefighters had to pull the driver from the car. He was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police say witnesses saw a passenger run from the car following the crash. He was last seen headed west on Boston Avenue.

Anyone with information is asked to call the traffic division.

 

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