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Connecticut State Police Patch STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Public Safety
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
 
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 23, 2009

     STATE POLICE SEARCHING FOR DRIVER IN ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION

   On April 20, 2009, at 8:57 p.m., Connecticut State Police responded to a motor vehicle accident on I-91 northbound in Enfield near Exit 48.  The operator of the vehicle involved could not be located. Troopers searched the area of the crash for the driver without success. 

   On Tuesday, April 21, the operator could still not be located. Family was in contact with Connecticut State Police and advised that they had not heard from the missing operator and had filed a missing person compliant with the Ticonderoga Police. 

   On Wednesday, April 22, K-9 teams searched the area of the crash and into the surrounding area.  Personal effects were located that did belong to the missing driver.

   Today, April 23, additional K-9 teams and Trooper One, the State Police helicopter, were deployed to the crash area to expand the search for the missing subject. 

   The missing driver is identified as JODY KING,  DOB: 11/14/80.  KING is a white male, 5’5”,  160 pounds with brown hair. He was last seen wearing a green, long-sleeved shirtand a black hat.

   Anyone who may have witnessed the crash or has any information regarding Mr. King is asked to contact the Connecticut State Police at 860 534-1000 and/or Ticonderoga Police Department 518-585-3456.  All calls will be kept confidential.

   Please see attached photos of driver.

Photo 1 of Jody King

Photo 2 of Jody King

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Lt. J. Paul Vance