Zenaide Dossantos, 53, of Grasso Terrace, Bridgeport, was issued a misdemeanor summons Monday morning after his car went off the road and crashed into a guard rail and tree.

The accident happened on Hillside Road around 8:30 a.m., according to police, when Dossantos said his car skidded on ice and he turned to the right to avoid hitting an approaching vehicle.

Dossantos, who suffered minor injuries in the accident, did not have a valid license, police said, and was issued the summons. The car was towed from the scene.

He is scheduled to appear Jan. 27 in Bridgeport Superior Court.