Weather alert: Flood watches and a flood warning have been posted for parts of the state,  including minor flooding along the Connecticut River. I  And a freeze warning has been posted for parts of the state through Thursday morning.


Michael Gorneau (Southington Police photo)

Police: Thief Calls 911 On Himself

Southington Police have arrested a local man after he accidentally called 911 as he was allegedly stealing scrap metal from a local business.


James D'Aguila (Courtesy Southington Police)

New Britain Man Charged With Mother’s Bludgeoning Death

A New Britain nan is man charged with killing his 64-year-old mother at the Southington trailer home park where she lived.


A fire in a garage on Clark Street in Southington destroyed several vehicles inside the building, and left the roof crumpled. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Southington Garage Fire Destroys Vehicles

“I’m kind of in shock right now. A lot of time, a lot of money was in there.”


Bruce "Zeke" Zalaski

Zalaski in Court Today for DUI

A state representative accused of drunken driving will be making his first court appearance in the case.


Firefighters on Route 10 in Southington near the scene of a crash involving a stolen vehicle, and a gasoline tanker truck. Photo by WTIC's Nick Fouche.

Chase Ends In Southington Gasoline Tanker Crash

State Police say a chase involving a gasoline tanker truck ended in a crash near the intersection of Route 10 and Route 322 in Southington.


WTIC Photo

Tanker Fire Closes Intersections; Evacuations Ordered

State police say the area around Routes 10 and 322 in Southington is being evacuated this afternoon, after a tanker truck caught fire.


Bruce "Zeke" Zalaski

State Rep. Arrested on DUI Charge

A state representative has been arrested on a drunken-driving charge following a traffic stop in Bristol.


Ruth Wagner (Southington Police photo)

Southington Woman Charged In Christmas Ornament Stabbing

A Connecticut woman faces assault and other charges after allegedly stabbing another woman with a holiday ornament at a Christmas craft fair.


Patrick Brew (Southington Police photo)

New Britain Man Charged With Cutting In Line At Wal-Mart

A New Britain man faces criminal charges after Southington Police say he tried to cut ahead of shoppers waiting in a checkout line early Friday at the Wal-Mart on Queen Street in Southington.


Interstate 84

Acid Leak Forces Shutdown Of I-84 Truck Area

Connecticut transportation officials say a highway truck parking area remains closed, but should reopen by late morning after acid that leaked from a tractor trailer valve is removed.