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14 Injured In I-84 Crash In Vernon

A massive accident on I-84 West in Vernon that shutdown that side of the highway for most of Sunday evening sent 14 people to the hospital, three reportedly in critical condition.


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Body Found in Lake in Orange

The body of a man was found in the waters of Lake Wepawaug in Orange Saturday afternoon.


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Man Charged with Making Fake Emergency Calls

A 35-year-old Great Barrington, Massachusetts, man is accused of interfering with emergency radio transmissions in Connecticut.


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‘Operation Stop Tailgating’ a Success

State police troops in Hartford, Bethany, and Westbrook recently concluded a month-long project aimed at educating the public about tailgating.



State Police Make Weapons Arrest

State Police are charging two people with attempting to sell stolen rifles.


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Police: Boy Who Died in Putnam Choked on Cereal

A 2-year-old boy who died last month apparently choked on cereal after his father’s girlfriend locked him and his 1-year-old brother in a bedroom while she went to a methadone clinic, state police said.


Patrick Heath (Connecticut State Police)

Man Arrested in Domestic Case

A man is in state police custody in a domestic violence case.


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Man Killed In Salem Crash

A 21-year-old Salem man died in a one-vehicle crash in Salem Friday morning.


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Bodies Found In Lebanon ID’d

A medical examiner has determined that two people whose bodies were found inside a car in Lebanon died from carbon monoxide poisoning.


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Pony Remains Found In Plymouth

Police in Plymouth are investigating the death of a pony after its dismembered remains were found in trash bags on the side of a road.