Police identify man killed in Avon rollover crash


AVON, Conn. (WTNH)–Avon police have identified the man who was killed in a rollover accident on Waterville Road, Route 10, on Friday evening.

Police said they got the call for the accident just after 7:20 p.m. and saw a 2002 black Dodge Durango upside down in the wood line upon arrival to the scene.

The victim was identified as 41-year-old Steven S. Ouellette, of Bristol. He sustained severe head and upper body trauma, police said.

Steven S. Ouellette, 1978-2019

Ouellette was transported to UConn Medical Center, where he was later pronounced dead.

He was a Lieutenant with the Burlington volunteer fire department and was an EMT at Bristol Hospital for 18 years.

A memorial service will be held on July 13 at Funk Funeral Home in Bristol at 11 a.m.

Officials are investigating the cause of the accident.

Anyone with information on the accident is asked to call (860) 409-4200.

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