Man Dies in Wrong-Way Collision on I-95 in Bridgeport

Daniela Doncel
March 21, 2020 - 5:43 pm
Map of I-95, Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTIC Radio) - A Waterbury man died Saturday after traveling the wrong way on I-95 Northbound in Bridgeport, according to State Police.

Officials say Frank Agostino, 82, was traveling southbound near Exit 29 on the northbound side of the interstate just before 1 a.m. Saturday.

His vehicle had a head-on collision with another vehicle which had two people inside, police say.

Authorities say the driver, Andres Vargas, and the passenger, Annmarie Rivera, had suspected minor injuries.

Police say the West Haven residents were transported to Bridgeport Hospital for treatement. 

Agostino was pronounced dead at the scene.

State Police are investigating the accident.