A Fairfield County woman was hospitalized after her vehicle was rear-ended by another vehicle on Route 7.
Wilton Police responded to the crash on Danbury Road (Route 7) near the intersection of School Road on Thursday, Oct. 18, said Wilton Police Lt. Robert Kluk.
According to Kluk, Teresa Dilorenzo-Waldron of Wilton was driving a BMW X5 traveling southbound on Danbury Road when her vehicle was rear-ended by a Honda CRV, driven by Patricia Ricci, also of Wilton.
Ricci told officers she was looking down to pick up a bag that fell on the floor when the crash occurred.
Dilorenzo-Waldron was transported to Norwalk Hospital via Wilton Ambulance. Ricci was not injured. Both vehicles were able to be driven off the scene.
Ricci was ticketed for distracted driving and is scheduled to appear in court on Nov. 9.
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