A Bridgeport man was sent to the hospital Sunday after an accident in Easton. Lelio Magalhaes, 29, was driving north on Route 58 just before 7 a.m. when he hit a patch of black ice, lost control of his vehicle and struck an oncoming vehicle, Easton police reported.
Easton firefighters extricated Magalhaes from his vehicle, and he was taken by ambulance to St. Vincent Medical Center with serious injuries. The driver of the other vehicle, Stephen Murphy, 46, of Newtown, was not injured in the crash.
The accident remained under investigation, and no charges have been filed, police said.
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