WOODBRIDGE, Conn. (WTNH) — Police are investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash from Saturday night in Woodbridge.
Shortly after 10 p.m. police along with fire and emergency medical personnel responded to the area of Route 69 near the intersection of Clark road.
The investigation found that a vehicle traveling southbound on Route 69 had struck a utility pole. Fire Department personnel extricated the sole operator of the vehicle, who was subsequently pronounced dead at the scene and transported to the Office of the Chief State’s Medical Examiner.
On Wednesday, police identified the driver as 39-year-old Rufus Smith of New Haven.
Anyone with information pertaining to this crash is asked to contact the Woodbridge Police Department at (203) 387-2511.