One Killed When Vehicle Hits Home In Bloomfield

John Silva
April 20, 2020 - 12:05 pm

(Bloomfield, Conn./WTIC) - Bloomfield police say the driver of a vehicle that struck a building this morning has died.

It was around a quarter to ten that officers say they were dispatched to the intersection of Greenwood Avenue and East Burnham Street.

They say the car hit a house and burst into flames.

Police say the driver was pronounced dead at the scene.  He was a 33-year-old Hartford resident.

A single occupant in the home, which sustained extensive damage, was able to get out safely.

Greenwood Avenue and several surrounding streets were shut down as a result of the investigation.

The driver's name has not yet been released.