MIDDLETOWN, Conn (WTNH) – A Connecticut state trooper sergeant has been suspended following an investigation into a car accident on July 24, police say.

The investigation concluded Sgt. Catherine Koeppel was at fault for rear-ending another vehicle on Route 7 North in Brookfield. No injuries were reported.

Koeppel was served a misdemeanor summons on July 27 for following too close and evading responsibility. She was released on a $500 non-surety bond and is due to appear in court on Aug. 9, in Danbury.

Koeppel is currently assigned to administrative duties pending the outcome of the case. She was originally assigned as a sergeant in the Western District Major Crimes divisions.