CROMWELL, Conn. (WWLP) – A child is dead after being pulled from the Connecticut River Monday night after a crash on Route 9 in Cromwell.
When police were sent to the accident at around 5:20 Monday evening, they found an unoccupied vehicle. After a two-hour-long search, authorities located the driver was located alongside Route 9 North.
The police also found an unresponsive child in a rocky area of the Connecticut River. An investigation into the child’s death is ongoing.
WWLP-22News, an NBC affiliate, began broadcasting in March 1953 providing local news, network, syndicated, and local programming to western Massachusetts. Follow 22News on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.