Route 35 crash sends three to hospital

Three Ridgefield drivers were taken to the hospital, Saturday, June 1, after a three-car accident on Route 35, near the Old Danbury Road intersection.

Police responded to the scene at 9:51 p.m., a report said. All of the people involved in the crash were taken to the hospital by the Ridgefield Fire Department.

The victims were a 71-year-old female resident of Danbury Road, a 51-year-old man from North Salem Road, and a 48-year-old man from South Salem Road, police said.

The road was completely closed for six hours following the crash, the report said.

The three cars were all towed from the scene with extensive damage. A guardrail was also damaged in the crash.

Police said the matter is still under investigation.