COLUMBIA, Conn. (WTNH) –Connecticut State Police says one person is dead after a tree fell on a truck on Thursday afternoon.
According to Tolland County 911’s Twitter page, the accident happened at the intersection of Route 6 and Oakwood Lane in Columbia shortly before 3:00 p.m.
– Tolland County 911 (@TNDispatch) March 2, 2017
Route 6 was closed between Hop River and Edgarton Road, but as since reopened. Police have identified the victim as 40-year-old James Marcelynas of Wethersfield.
#cttraffic Route 6 closed in Columbia between Hop River and
Edgarton Road for motor vehicle accident with serious injury
– CT State Police (@CT_STATE_POLICE) March 2, 2017