Officials: 2 injured in New Canaan head-on crash

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NEW CANAAN -

Two people were injured Friday after a two-car head-on crash in New Canaan.

The incident involving a white-colored workman's van and an Acura sedan happened on Smith Ridge Road just before 7 a.m.

The road was  temporarily shut down while emergency workers cleared the crash.

New Canaan Fire Chief Jack Hennessey says it took 20 minutes to extricate a driver from a vehicle.

Both drivers were transported to Norwalk Hospital. 

The extent of their injuries is unknown. 

Officials say speed may have been a factor in the crash. 

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