PLAINVILLE — One person was seriously injured Monday afternoon when a car went down an embankment on Route 72.
LifeStar helicopter was called to the accident scene, temporarily closing Route 72.
The accident occurred around 2:45 p.m. in the area of exit 1 westbound, according to state police. A car reportedly traveled down the embankment, trapping at least one person. Police said the injury was considered life-threatening.
– Bailey Wright