|STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Public Safety
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 26, 2007
STATE POLICE INVESTIGATING UNTIMELY DEATH
Connecticut State Police are investigating an untimely death on I-95 in
At 1:46 p.m. today, State Police received a 911 call regarding the untimely death of a male near Route 32 South and Interstate 95 Northbound. Preliminary investigation revealed that the male jumped from the Route 32 overpass and was subsequently struck by a vehicle on the Route 32 to I-95 northbound on-ramp. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
All lanes of Route 32 South were closed briefly, but have since re-opened.
State Police have responded to the scene and have secured it for investigative purposes. A preliminary investigation reveal that no foul play is suspected in this untimely death. The investigation is continuing.
The deceased male has been identified as Len. W. Turpin, DOB 3-26-46,