Springfield man injured in CT armored truck crash

The accident happened at about 8:45 a.m

Accident on Route 20 in Granby. (WTNH/ Joseph Sferrazza)
Accident on Route 20 in Granby. (WTNH/ Joseph Sferrazza)

GRANBY, Conn. (AP) — An armored truck and car collided head-on in northern Connecticut, injuring four people including a 2-year-old boy and spilling money onto the road.

Police say the accident happened at about 8:45 a.m. Thursday on Route 20 in Granby. The cause is under investigation.

Authorities say the car driver, 24-year-old Kevin Ayers of East Granby, is in stable condition at Hartford Hospital. Police say Ayers’ 2-year-old son, Landon, is in critical condition at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center in Hartford.

Police say the driver and passenger in the truck were brought to Hartford Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. They were identified as 26-year-old Daniel Genie of Springfield, and 23-year-old Christopher Rosado, whose hometown wasn’t released.

Authorities say all the money that spilled from the truck was recovered. The amount wasn’t disclosed.

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