Vernon – Fatal Intersection Crash
Two vehicles collided at an intersection in Vernon early yesterday morning.
At approximately 2:46 a.m., local authorities received reports of a crash at the intersection of Route 30 (Hartford Turnpike) and Merline Road. A BMW driven by a Vernon resident collided with a box truck. The driver of the BMW died at Rockville General Hospital due to critical injuries sustained in the crash, while the operator of the box truck was transported to St. Francis Hospital in Hartford for serious injuries. The roadway was closed for several hours to allow authorities to process the crash scene. The area was cleared by 7:00 a.m. The incident is currently under active investigation and officials are asking anyone with relevant info to contact them as soon as possible.
Intersection collisions are typically head-on in nature and can result in serious injuries or even fatalities. Parties responsible for these crashes have to be accurately identified and apprehended so that victims or their families can find closure. In many cases, aggrieved parties are advised to consult legal experts so that their situation can be thoroughly evaluated.
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