UPDATED 8 p.m.: A two-car accident on Post Road East near Cedar Road in Westport on Monday night sent one driver to the hospital and slowed traffic in both directions for about 45 minutes.
Westport police, firefighters and EMS responded to the call, which came in shortly before 6 p.m., said firefighter Paul Wohlforth of Engine 5.
Both cars received front-end damage and had to be towed away on flatbed wreckers. The driver who complained of an arm injury was taken to Norwalk Hospital by Westport EMS. Wohlforth said the extent of her injury was not known.
Fluids spilled in the accident were cleaned up by firefighters. Emergency personnel left the area at about 7:40 p.m.
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