Ambulance, SUV smashed in Somers fatal accident

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An ambulance and an SUV were damaged in an accident in Somers on Saturday.

An ambulance and an SUV were damaged in an accident in Somers on Saturday. (Jeff Langan/Fox CT)

An ambulance is visibly damaged from the crash in Somers.

An ambulance is visibly damaged from the crash in Somers. (Jeff Langan/Fox CT)

SOMERS — An ambulance hit an SUV Saturday afternoon, killing a 60-year-old man, police said.

Main Street/Rt 190 in Somers was closed for hours as a result.

Police have identified the driver of the SUV as Leonard King, 60, from Broad Brook, Conn.

King died at the scene of the crash, police said. The driver and three passengers of the ambulance were transported to the hospital for possible injuries.

Police say the 9-1-1 call came in at 2:29 p.m.

LifeStar helicopter was called to the scene, then that call was canceled.

No one has been charged in this incident.

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State police respond to a fatal accident on Rt. 190 in Somers on Saturday Dec. 20, 2014. (Jeff Langan/Fox CT)

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