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Matt Dwyer
September 23, 2019 - 11:04 am
(WTIC-AM) -- Police say they have found the driver in a mid-morning hit-and-run crash. A pedestrian was struck shortly before 9:30 near the intersection of Park Avenue and Washington Terrace in Bridgeport. The person on foot was taken to the hospital. He or she was expected to survive. The driver...
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Office of Emergency Management, New Haven
Morgan Cunningham
September 23, 2019 - 6:16 am
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ A 48-year-old man was pulled out of the West River near Orange Avenue in New Haven Sunday evening. The man entered the river to swim after 5 p.m. Sunday and was pulled under due to strong current. Emergency responders from New Haven Fire, Milford, Guilford, and West...
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WTIC Radio
September 20, 2019 - 12:50 am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The Connecticut Department of Revenue Services determines no new foods should be subjected to a new surcharge on prepared meals, after backlash from the public and state lawmakers. Governor Ned Lamont asked the Department of Revenue Services to reevaluate a recent policy...
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Matt Dwyer
September 18, 2019 - 5:22 pm
(WTIC-AM) -- An elephant that had been displayed at the Big E has died. The fair says Beulah the Asian elephant died at the age of 54. She was owned by the Commerford Zoo in Goshen. The Big E says the elephant died of natural causes. The fair says the Commerford family asked for time to grieve,...
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