VERNON, Conn. (CBS Connecticut) – Vernon police say a state SUV carrying Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman was involved in a traffic crash Thursday morning.

No one was injured in the crash, shortly after 8 a.m., at the intersection of Route 30 and East Street, said police.

Police say a Honda Accord driven by a 43-year-old Hartford woman turned left into the path of the Ford Explorer operated by a member of the Connecticut State Police Governor’s Security Detail and the vehicles collided. The force of the crash then pushed the SUV into a Jeep, said authorities.

The Explorer and Jeep suffered disabling damage and had to be towed from the scene, said police.

The driver of the Honda, Denise Satchwell-Biggs, was given a ticket for failure to grant right of way, said police.

Comments

Leave a Reply

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

Twitter picture

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

Facebook photo

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

Google+ photo

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

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Connecticut

CBS Hartford 4 Charity
Storm Center: Latest School Closings
At The Box Office

Listen Live