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Driver hospitalized after SUVs collide on North Avenue

Photo by Westport Fire Department

The driver of one of two SUVs that collided Sunday at North Avenue and Cobb Drive had to be hospitalized for treatment of injuries.

One driver was injured Sunday afternoon when two sports-utility vehicles collided at the North Avenue and Cobb Drive intersection.

The crash took place about 2:30 p.m. Sunday.

One of the SUV drivers suffered serious, but non-life-threatening injuries, and was taken to Norwalk Hospital for further treatment, according to firefighters.

The driver and passenger in the other SUV were not injured, according to the report.

The Fire Department dispatched an engine, rescue truck and command car to the scene, with a total of seven firefighters and officers.

North Avenue was closed for about an hour during the emergency operations and cleanup.