Off-duty state trooper killed in Wolcott traffic accident

Published on Sunday, 4 February 2018 21:06
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HARTFORD (AP) - Connecticut State Police say an off-duty state trooper has been killed in a traffic accident.

State Police said Sunday that Trooper Danielle Miller died as a result of injuries she sustained in the accident Saturday night in Wolcott, Connecticut.

Miller’s police cruiser and a pickup truck collided on Route 69.

State Police said Sunday that they were announcing Miller’s passing with a heavy heart and great sadness. The driver of the truck was taken to a nearby hospital after the accident.

Miller was assigned to Troop L in Litchfield. She graduated from the police academy in 2014.

State Police say they’re grateful for her dedicated service.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.

Posted in New Britain Herald, State on Sunday, 4 February 2018 21:06. Updated: Sunday, 4 February 2018 21:08.