OLD LYME, Conn. (CBS Connecticut)  – A box truck struck a disabled  vehicle  on the southbound side of the Baldwin Bridge  late Monday morning,killing a passenger in the car.

Investigating  Troopers  say just before 11:30 a.m. the truck struck the car and then another vehicle.A fourth vehicle then hit the  disabled vehicle.

58 year old Nidia  Vargas of New Haven was pronounced dead at the scene.Two people were injured,one taken to Yale New Haven Hospital the other to  the Shoreline Clinic.

Interstate 95  southbound  was partially shutdown for several hours

The accident remains under investigation.


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

More From CBS Connecticut

Watch CBSN Live
CBS Entertainment

Listen Live