Hartford police investigate fatal two-vehicle crash

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HARTFORD, Conn. (WTIC Radio) - Hartford detectives are investigating an early morning motor vehicle accident that left one driver dead and another with serious injuries.

City officers were dispatched to Campfield Avenue at around 6:23 a.m. Wednesday to respond to a two-vehicle crash.

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A red Acura TL and a gray Nissan Altima collided, police said, injuring the drivers of both vehicles.

Ambulances transported both drivers to Hartford Hospital for treatment.

According to police, the driver of the Acura TL later succumbed to his wounds while at the hospital. Authorities identified him as George Gomez, 33, of Hartford.

While the injuries of the Nissan Altima driver were serious, police also described them as non-life-threatening.

Crime Scene Division detectives continue to investigate.