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Authorities responded to a single-car crash on Route 9 in Bennington, near Furnace Grove Road, on Thursday afternoon.

BENNINGTON >> Authorities responded to a single-vehicle crash on Route 9 on Thursday afternoon.

First responders arrived on scene at about 4:30 p.m. and remained there for several hours. A grey or silver car appeared to have left the roadway before crashing into trees and brush on the road's north side.

The driver's identity and condition, and details of the crash, were not immediately available.

The incident occurred near Furnace Grove Road before the Woodford town line. One lane of Route 9 remained open during the incident.

Vermont State Police, the Bennington Police Department. the Bennington Rural Fire Department, and the Bennington Rescue Squad responded to the scene.

–Edward Damon