|STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Public Safety
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 25, 2010
On 10/25/10 at approximately 2:15pm, a state trooper was involved in a motor vehicle accident on I-91 northbound near exit 16.
The trooper was stopped in the center median behind a disabled box truck when the cruiser was struck from behind by another motorist.
The trooper and the motorist were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Motorists are advised to use caution in the area of I-91 northbound exit 16, the left lane is currently closed.
Operator info is being withheld pending family notification.
Lt. J. Paul Vance