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Mass. State Say Conn. Tanker Driver Was Going Too Fast

State police say the driver of a tanker truck carrying 11,000 gallons of gasoline that flipped over and burst into flames on a Fall River highway this week was going too fast.

01/30/2014

Interstate 95

Jury To Begin Deliberations In I-95 Crash

A state court jury is set to begin deliberations in a multimillion-dollar lawsuit over a crash on Interstate 95 in East Lyme that killed three people in 2007.

04/26/2013

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Tanker Rollover Closes I-95 Northbound In Groton

Interstate 95 northbound closed in Groton between exits 88 and 89 Wednesday afternoon after an accident involving three cars and a tanker truck carrying fuel oil, The tanker overturned and about half its cargo spilled. Later in the afternoon rush hour, a single travel lane opened. .

02/08/2012

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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.

12/27/2011

Route 8

Tanker Accident Closes Route 8 In Thomaston

An oil tanker has overturned on Route 8 North in Thomaston, spilling fuel and forcing the shutdown of the northbound section between exits 39 and 41.

09/12/2011

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EADS Won’t Appeal Tanker Decision

The European Aeronautic Defence and Space Co. says it won’t appeal a contract for airborne refueling tankers awarded to Boeing. It’s seen as a win for Connecticut-based Pratt & Whitney, which makes engines for the Boeing plane.

03/04/2011

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Pratt Engines Will Power New Tanker

Boeing, with engines by Connecticut-based Pratt and Whitney is the winner of the Pentagon contract for a new air refueling military tanker.

02/24/2011

KC 135 Tanker (Credit:  Ethan Miller/Getty Images News)

Announcement Soon On Military Refueling Tanker

The Pentagon is expected to announce its decision on a new airborne refueling tanker for the military — either the Boeing version, with engines from East Hartford-based Pratt and Whitney, or the version from European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company, It will replace the KC 135 shown here.

02/21/2011