|STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Public Safety
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 26, 2009
** UPDATE **
STATE POLICE INVESTIGATE FATAL MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH IN WESTON
At the request of Chief John Troxell, members of the Connecticut State Police CARS (Collision Analysis Reconstruction Squad) Unit are investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash which occurred at approximately 10:06 a.m. August 25 on Route 57 (
This incident started earlier in the day when Westport Police Department was notified by Norwalk Police Department that they were attempting to stop a carjacked stolen motor vehicle. The carjacked stolen vehicle traveled onto I-95 northbound and exited the highway at exit 17 in
Minutes later, Westport Police Department received several 911 calls related to a carjacking that occurred at
Weston Police Department, as well as Weston Fire and
The deceased operator has been identified as SAMUEL MARINO, DOB: 1/19/83, LKA Miry Brook Rd, Danbury, CT.
Connecticut State Police Collision Analysis Reconstruction Squad (CARS unit) is investigating the circumstances surrounding this fatal motor vehicle accident. This case remains under investigation.
Lt. J. Paul Vance