Police Blotter - CT State Police Troop B
The following information was provided by the Connecticut State Police at Troop B. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
Accident on wet road
On June 8 at approximately 6 p.m. on Upper Main Street in Sharon a 1996 Ford F350 driven by Barrie Richardson, 30, of Sharon struck a concrete catch basin on the right shoulder of the wet roadway. He was issued a written warning for traveling too fast for the conditions.
Collision while making a turn
On June 11 at approximately 8 a.m. on Canaan Road in Salisbury a 2003 Mack Truck driven by John Martin O’Connor, 80, of North Canaan and a 2020 Infinity Qx50 Essential driven by Nicole Lambert, 36, of Winchester, Conn., collided when the truck was making a right-hand turn into a driveway. No injuries were reported. Lambert was issued a written warning for passing on the right.
On June 11 at approximately 2 p.m. on Elm Street in North Canaan a 2001 Ford F350 driven by Thomas Kearns, 53, of Cornwall pulled over onto the right shoulder of the road. A 2010 Subaru Forrester driven by Guillermo Correa, 32, of North Canaan was traveling behind and struck a trailer that was attached to the Ford. Correa was issued an infraction for distracted driving while using a hand-held telephone or electronic device.
On June 12 at approximately 8 p.m. on Great Hollow Road in Cornwall a 2005 Ford Taurus driven by Erin Berry, 41, of Cornwall exited the roadway and struck approximately 50 feet of wire-rope guardrail. Berry stated she had been attempting to wipe the fogged windshield with her sleeve, resulting in the accident. She was issued a verbal warning for failure to maintain the lane.
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