Teen dies on his birthday after fatal rollover crash on I-95 in Milford
MILFORD — A teen from Bridgeport died of his injuires sustained in the rollover crash on I-95 in Milford.
According to Battalion Chief Anthony Fabrizi of the Milford Fire Department, a male driver lost control of his vehicle on the southbound side of I-95 in Milford around 5:30 a.m. near exit 36.
Milford Firefighters arrived on scene and found a passenger vehicle that looked to have rolled over multiple times, striking a tree off the side of the exit ramp.
The driver was found unresponsive inside the heavily damaged vehicle.
Paramedics immediately provided life support and rushed the patient to Bridgeport Hospital. Ricardo Phagoo Junior was pronounced dead soon after he arrived at Bridgeport. February 4 was his birthday.
No other passengers were in the vehicle.
Connecticut State Police are conducting an investigation into the cause of the crash.