Franklin, CT – Dawn Brett Killed in Fatal Head-on Collision on Rte 32

March 26, 2021

Franklin, CT (March 26, 2021) – Around 11 p.m. on Thursday night, March 25, a woman was killed in a head-on collision in Franklin.

According to Connecticut State Police, the accident happened on Route 32 around the area of Pleasure Hill Road. At the time, an ambulance was traveling north in the area while a Toyota Camry was traveling south. For reasons that are not yet known, the vehicles collided head-on with each other.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. The driver of the Camry, who was identified as 49-year-old Dawn Brett, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver and passenger inside the ambulance were both injured and hospitalized. They are expected to recover.

The roadway was closed for several hours in the area for some time.

No further details have been released. The investigation remains ongoing.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

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3/26 Franklin, CT – Dawn Brett Killed in Fatal Head-on Collision on Rte 32 Fatal accidents happen every single day in the state of Connecticut. In just one year’s time, hundreds of victims are killed in these horrific accidents. Though fatal accidents take on many forms, head-on collisions are among the most severe. Only approximately 2% of car accidents that take place each year are head-on collisions. However, 10% of these accidents are so severe that they take lives. Losing someone you love can impact your life in many ways, which is why you should seek the help of an attorney in your time of need.

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