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  1. Truck Slams Into Train Overpass In Fairfield County

    Truck Slams Into Train Overpass In Fairfield County

    For the second time this summer, a tractor-trailer has hit the top of a railroad overpass in Fairfield County.The latest incident took place around 6:30 a.m. Tuesday in Greenwich at the Steamboat Road railroad overpass, said Greenwich Police.The truck's roof was torn off but managed to make it out from under the bridge. The same overpass was hit on June 29 when another truck almost tore ...

  2. One Killed, One Severely Injured In Crash On Quinnipiac Avenue After Police Chase

    One Killed, One Severely Injured In Crash On Quinnipiac Avenue After Police Chase

    This story has been updated.One person was killed and another severely injured in a crash following a police chase that started in Hamden and ended in New Haven, according to state police.Janelle Gibbs, 24, of New Haven, was killed around 2 a.m. Friday at the intersection of Quinnipiac Avenue and Foxon Boulevard following a chase with the Hamden Police, said Trooper Kelly ...

  3. 2-Year-Old Drowns In Fairfield County Backyard Pool

    2-Year-Old Drowns In Fairfield County Backyard Pool

    A 2-year-old boy died after being pulled from a swimming pool at a Fairfield County home.The incident took place around 7:30 p.m. Thursday when Bridgeport Police were called to a home on Charron Street for a drowning, said Av Harris, spokesman for the Bridgeport Police Department.When officers arrived EMT's were already on performing CPR on the child who was then transported to an area ...

  4. Fire Displaces 16 In Fairfield County

    Fire Displaces 16 In Fairfield County

    An intense fire on the third floor of a building in Fairfield County sent one resident and two firefighters to the hospital and left 16 people homeless.The fire at 2487 Main St., in Bridgeport, started around 8 p.m. in a third-floor apartment of the building that houses Sorrento Importing Company, along with several apartments, said Bridgeport Fire Chief Richard Thode.Once on scene, ...

  5. Man Busted For Dealing Drugs At Fairfield County Restaurant Where He Worked

    Man Busted For Dealing Drugs At Fairfield County Restaurant Where He Worked

    A Fairfield County man who worked at a popular barbecue restaurant was allegedly busy dealing drugs in the parking lot while at work.Albert Robinson, 57, of Bridgeport, was arrested Tuesday at  Dinosaur Bar-B-Que on Canal Street after officers in the Narcotics and Organized Crime squad spent the day watching him divide his time between working and dealing out of his car in the parking ...

  6. Person Of Interest Arrested In Connection With Overdoses Of 30-Plus People At City Park

    Person Of Interest Arrested In Connection With Overdoses Of 30-Plus People At City Park

    As the number of people who have overdosed has grown to more than 30 people at a New Haven city park, a person of interest has been arrested.Officials began receiving reports of drug overdoses at the park known as the Haven Green, Tuesday evening when three people were believed to have overdosed, officials said.Just after 8 a.m. Wednesday, the City’s 911 Center began to receive calls ...

  7. Person Of Interest Arrested In Connection With Park Overdoses

    Person Of Interest Arrested In Connection With Park Overdoses

    This story has been updated.As the number of people who have overdosed has grown to more than 30 people at a New Haven city park, a person of interest has been arrested.Officials began receiving reports of drug overdoses at the park known as the Haven Green, Tuesday evening when three people were believed to have overdosed, officials said.Just after 8 a.m. Wednesday, the City’s 911 ...

  8. Man Who Failed To Pull Over For Police Nabbed After I-95 Chase, Crash In Fairfield County

    Man Who Failed To Pull Over For Police Nabbed After I-95 Chase, Crash In Fairfield County

    A 24-year-old man who failed to stop for a routine traffic stop was nabbed by police following a chase and a crash in Fairfield County.Hasan T. Fleming of Bridgeport was arrested Tuesday after he failed to stop for a Fairfield Police officer conducting a routine traffic stop in the area of Commerce Drive and Coolidge Street, said Fairfield Police Lt. Robert Kalamaras.Fleming engaged ...

  9. Man Strikes Victim In Face During Argument In Greenwich, Police Say

    Man Strikes Victim In Face During Argument In Greenwich, Police Say

    A Greenwich man was arrested by police for allegedly hitting another person in the face during an argument.Lloyd Cooke, 51, was arrested around 11:50 p.m. Monday after police responded to a home on Quarry Knoll for a report of an altercation, said Greenwich Police Lt. John Slusarz.When officers arrived on the scene they found that Cooke had hit the victim in the face during an ...

  10. 'Suspicious Incident' Under Investigation After Body Found In Fairfield County

    'Suspicious Incident' Under Investigation After Body Found In Fairfield County

    The body of a woman found covered in blood is being considered a "suspicious incident" by Bridgeport Police.The woman, who was found around 3 p.m. Monday in a two-story duplex on Pearl Harbor Street, according to News 12. Officials said family members discovered her lying in a pool of blood, News12 said.Police consider the death "suspicious" due to the evidence at ...

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