Posts Tagged ‘ accident ’

Man arrested for crashing a stolen car through a fence

July 20, 2016
The Southington Police Department
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On July 14, police arrested Christopher Poller, 23, of Waterbury for an accident with a stolen car in Southington last November. Poller was transported from the New Haven Correctional Facility to Bristol Superior Court for arraignment. The police investigation began on Nov. 30, 2015, just before 11:30 p.m., when officers were dispatched to the area…

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Marion Avenue remains closed after tractor trailer accident

November 20, 2015

At approximately 10:03 a.m. this morning, the Southington Police and the Southington Fire Departments responded to a report of a motor vehicle accident in the area of Marion Avenue and Burritt Street, which has resulted in a road closure. Upon arrival, police found that a tractor trailer had struck a utility pole, and the pole…

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Accident on I-84 is creating backups on Queen Street

July 28, 2015
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The Southington Fire Department is on the scene at a serious motor vehicle accident on I-84 east bound prior to the Queen Street exit. Reports indicate that two passengers are heavily trapped, and fire companies will be extricating for some time. Drivers should expect delays.

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Police investigate motorcycle accident on Flanders

June 16, 2015
Southington Police Dept (web)

Southington Police Department’s Accident Investigation Team (AIT) is investigating an accident on Flanders Road, just north of the intersection with Pilgrim Lane. Police were called to the scene a little after 10 a.m. this morning with reports of an accident involving two cars and a motorcycle. The driver of the motorcycle, Kevin Sullivan of Southington, sustained…

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Southington police investigating late night motorcyle crash that killed two

October 1, 2014
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The Southington Police Department is investigating a late night motorcycle crash on Meriden Waterbury Turnpike that left two dead. At about 10 p.m., on Tuesday, Sept. 30, police were dispatched to a serious motorcycle crash on Meriden Waterbury Turnpike, near Canal Street. Adam Hicks, 37, of 15 Summer St., Meriden was operating a 2001 Harley…

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Students warned of distracted driving

May 25, 2013
Rob Glidden
A demolished car was placed in the Southington High School parking lot to serve a silent reminder to warn students about the dangers of texting and driving.

By Rob Glidden Staff  Writer Southington High School’s senior class was given a dire warning about the dangers of distracted driving, during an assembly that was put together by community volunteers. Usually done shortly before the senior prom, warning students about the risks of drunk driving is something of a tradition at high schools. However,…

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