Coventry, CT (January 28, 2021) – Around 11:50 a.m. on Wednesday morning, January 27, a man was killed in a fatal truck crash in Coventry.
The accident happened on US-6 when 29-year-old Graham Waddington was driving his Honda CRV and collided with a box truck for reasons that are not yet known. The accident led to severe damages, including a fuel spill at the scene.
Paramedics were present at the scene of the accident. Waddington was pronounced dead while there. The driver of the truck was not injured but remained at the scene.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in the area for approximately six hours.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Truck Accidents in Connecticut
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