Connecticut State Police Trooper Injured in Crash

State Police Cruiser Struck in Highway Workzone

Morgan Cunningham
April 29, 2020 - 12:54 am
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HARTFORD, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ A Connecticut State Police Trooper has been hospitalized after a Tuesday night car accident in a highway construction zone.

Connecticut State Police say a car struck a parked cruiser with a Trooper seated inside near exit 27 on I-91 Southbound, around 9:39 p.m.

The involved Trooper had to be extricated from the cruiser. Both the Trooper and the at-fault operator were transported to an area hospital for injuries sustained during the collision.

The crash remains under investigation.