Winter storm watch: The National Weather Service has posted a Winter Storm Watch for parts of the state Wednesday morning through Thursday morning.  Stay with WTIC NewsTalk 1080 for the latest forecast, and for traffic problems resulting from the weather. Read More

Local News

Truck Driver Charged In Death Of DOT Worker

View Comments
Route 8 for DL

A Wisconsin woman has been charged in an accident last year in which a Department of Transportation employee working on Route 8  was killed.

21-year-DOT veteran Daniel Dinardi of Rocky Hill died when he was struck by a tractor-trailer near exit 29 in Waterbury.  Authorities said he had pulled his DOT truck onto the shoulder and got out. (See story.)

State Police say 48-year-old Gina Davies of Janesville, Wisconsin,  is charged with misconduct with a motor vehicle, failure to drive in the proper lane and with volating the hours of service for tractor-trailer truck drivers.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 880 other followers