Friday, November 16, 2012
Inquiring minds were wondering.
A helicopter was circling the area around Route 140 in Milford this morning, and some readers were wondering why. The helicopters got the same alert that we at Patch did: a car reportedly crashed into the Sovereign Bank at 126 Prospect St. just before 10 a.m. In a less dramatic fashion than our television news counterparts, Patch rushed to the scene while abiding by the speed limit. The scene had cleared, but left behind was a hefty gash in the front right side of the bank's building. Officials said no one was injured in what appeared to be an accidental crashing into the building. The call came in at 9:51 a.m.
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
A two-car crash at Walnut and Congress streets sent two people, including a driver of a Mark's Transportation van, to Milford Regional Medical Center Monday.
Two people, including the driver of a student transportation van, were taken to Milford Regional Medical Center Monday afternoon, following a two-car crash at the intersection of Walnut and Congress streets. No students were on board at the time of the crash, which involved a van for Mark's Transportation and a Mitsubishi. According to a police report, the 18-year-old driver of the Mitsubishi failed to look to the right when crossing Congress Street, from West Walnut Street. His car collided with the van, which was traveling north. The van then struck a tree on private property at the intersection. The collision at 4:18 p.m. injured both drivers, according to the police report filed by patrol officer Jeffrey Varteresian. Both drivers, …
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
No one was injured in a collision Tuesday that sent a motorist into Milford Town Park.
A 17-year-old driver of a Toyota collided with a Jeep at the intersection of Congress and Walnut streets Tuesday afternoon, and the impact sent the car into Milford Town Park, where it struck a tree, according to a police report. No one was injured in the crash, reported shortly before 4 p.m. Both the Toyota and the Jeep were towed, according to police.