New Haven man killed, 6 others injured, after accident on I-91 in North Haven

New Haven man killed, 6 others injured, after accident on I-91 in North Haven

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NORTH HAVEN — A New Haven man was killed and six other people were injured in a three-car accident on Interstate 91 early Sunday.

Benjamin Franklin Morant Jr., 34, of 183 Lexington Ave., New Haven, was driving a Ford Fiesta on I-91 north near exit 11 about 2:40 a.m. when he suffered the fatal injuries, according to a state police report. There was no one else in the vehicle.

The other two cars involved were also traveling north. The driver and two passengers in a Ford F-150 were transported to Yale-New Haven Hospital with minor injuries, the report said. The driver of a Jeep Liberty and two passengers were also transported to Yale-New Haven with minor injuries.

State police are asking anyone with information to contact Trooper Culberston at 203-393-4200.




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