Woman crashes into Naugatuck church


NAUGATUCK — A woman was hospitalized with injuries that did not appear critical after crashing her car Tuesday into St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, according to Fire Chief Ken Hanks.

The woman drove her crossover vehicle into the church at Millville Avenue and North Hoadley Street shortly after 1:30 p.m., officials said. The building was not damaged but the car sustained heavy damage, Hanks said. It was towed from the scene, according to police records.

Police continue to investigate the cause of the accident and did not identify the driver as of this post.