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    Southwick, Massachusetts, woman dies in 3-car crash in Granby

    GRANBY — Route 10 in Granby was closed due to a fatal three-car crash that happened Sunday afternoon. Police said the crash happened just before 5:30 p.m. on Sunday. They said Holly Norton, 58, of Southwick, Massachusetts was taken to St. Francis Hospital in Hartford, where she later died.  Norton was the only occupant of her car. All others declined medical attention at the scene, according to police. The Granby accident reconstruction team was on scene investigating the cause of the crash. […]

  • Firefighters battle building fire in Hartford

    HARTFORD –Firefighters have responded to a building fire inside a commercial complex on Ledyard Street. Deputy Chief Alvaro Cucuta has said that firefighters have evacuated the building and are going into defensive stance to battle the fire. Firefighters responded to the address around 8:45 p.m. The building was a storage facility for the New Beginning Church.  The fire was said to be on the second floor and when through the roof. The building suffered heavy damage. No one was inside […]

  • Silver Alert for missing elderly Hartford woman with Alzheimer’s canceled

    HARTFORD — Police have canceled a Silver Alert for an elderly woman with Alzheimer’s disease who went missing Sunday. Christina Garcia is an 84 years-old Hispanic woman, who was last seen at her home by her daughter Sunday afternoon. Police said that Garcia left home without telling anyone. She was later found safely in the afternoon on a bus in Hartford.

  • Firefighter injured while battling house fire in Middletown

    MIDDLETOWN — One firefighter was injured while crews battled a house fire Saturday night. Firefighters responded to a home on Brown Street on calls of a fire. Once on scene, firefighters said that smoke and fire were seen coming from the top of the wood framed chimney. One firefighter was injured while the fire was being put out. The fire marshal’s office is investigating the cause of the fire.

  • Person in serious condition after being struck by gunfire in Hartford

    HARTFORD — A person is in serious condition after struck by gunfire in Hartford Saturday night. Police said that they are investigating a shooting incident that happened near Blue Hills Avenue. FOX61’s crew in the field says that Harold Street is taped off by police. The road is closed to traffic between Boothbay Street and Morningside Street until further notice. Anyone with information is asked to contact Hartford police at 860-757-4000. They accept Anonymous tips. Stay with FOX61 as the […]

  • Man struck by a car at crosswalk in Wallingford

    WALLINGFORD — A man was taken to Yale-New Haven hospital Saturday, after he was struck by a car. Witnesses told police that the man was crossing the road at  cross walk of South Colony Road near the area of Quinnipiac Street. He allegedly was not using the cross walk signal to safely cross the intersection.  The car that was driving had a green light. The man struck his head on the windshield of the car but was said to be […]

  • Firefighters help deliver baby outside of New London firehouse

    NEW LONDON — Firefighters helped deliver a baby outside of the firehouse Friday evening. Firefighters said the father was driving the car while the mother was in labor in the passenger seat. The father pulled over the car believing that they were not going to get to the hospital in time. He was able to get the attention of the on-duty crew. The firefighters responded and helped deliver a healthy baby boy right there in the front seat of the […]

  • New Haven’s Iconic Sally’s Pizza For Sale

    Sally’s Apizza thanks New Haven residents with two events on December 10 and 17

    NEW HAVEN — In recognition of their 80-year anniversary in New Haven, Sally’s Apizza have coordinated a series of “Thank You New Haven.” “Sally’s Apizza has been bringing passion into peoples’ lives for 80 years,” says Moseley Group managing partner Christine Moseley Milloff. The events will be held on December 10 and 17. Both will start at 5 p.m. and 9 p.m. Every two dine-in guests will receive a free pizza of any size, complete with any topping and two drinks. […]

  • Man arrested for allegedly strangling a woman in November

    HAMDEN — A man was arrested Monday in connection with a domestic violence incident that happened in November. Police said that they responded to a Pine Rock Avenue residence on calls of a violent domestic dispute. Officers soon found out that Patrick Whitfield was involved in a verbal dispute with the mother of his 1 month-old child.  Whitfield, 24, allegedly punched the woman in the head several times and then “choked” her, obstructing her airway. He then “dragged” the victim […]

  • Little girl in Maryland steals package from front porch

    BEL AIR, Maryland — Looks like one package Grinch from Maryland has a little extra help this year. In a video posted on Facebook by the Harford County Sheriff’s Office, one can see a little girl run across the yard and take a package from a porch. Police said, the girl is believed to be no more than eight years old. During the theft, she turns around as if she is talking to someone. It remains unclear if someone else […]