despp: State Police Investigating Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident on I-95 in New Haven
2014

{Connecticut State Police Patch}  
STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Emergency Services &
Public Protection
Connecticut State Police
Public Information Office
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
 
Contact: 
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Dr. Dora B. Schriro
Commissioner
Colonel Brian F. Meraviglia
Deputy Commissioner
Division of State Police
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 27, 2014

 

STATE POLICE INVESTIGATING I-95 FATAL CRASH

   Today, 08/27/14, at 5:14 a.m. Connecticut State Police Troop G received 911 calls reporting a serious crash had just taken place in I-95 S/B near exit 46 in the Long Wharf area in New Haven.

   Troopers, EMS, and New Haven Fire Service responded to the scene to find two tractor trailer, one vehicle crash.

   Extrication was required and one person was pronounced dead at the scene.  A second person was extricated and transported to Yale New Haven Hospital with serious injury.

   I-95 is closed to allow for accident reconstruction Troopers and accident investigators to examine the scene and conduct an accident investigation into this crash.

   The highway is expected to be reopened as soon as possible. Traffic detours are set up in the area.

   Press release expected later today.

 

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Lt. J. Paul Vance





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