Tag Archives: death

Former borough resident killed by car while walking

NAUGATUCK — A former borough resident who gave birth to Waterbury Hospital’s first baby of 1996 died Wednesday after being hit by a car in Colonie, N.Y. Dawn Wright, 40,…


Woman, 78, dead after car hits tree in Prospect

Accident under investigation, autopsy planned PROSPECT — A Waterbury woman was killed when her car crashed into a tree off Summit Road on Monday morning. Authorities said Mildred Smith, 78,…


Waterbury woman killed in Prospect crash

PROSPECT – A Waterbury woman was killed when her car veered from the road and struck a tree Monday, state police said. Troopers said Mildred Smith, 78, of 130 Byam…

Prospect resident Charlotte Levine died in an electrical fire at her home at 111 Clark Hill Road Sunday. - LARAINE WESCHLER

Woman dies in Prospect fire

PROSPECT — The only reported storm-related death in Connecticut occurred Sunday when a tree branch fell across wires leading to a house at 111 Clark Hill Road, sparking an electrical…

Naugatuck man rescued from roof died of heart attack

NAUGATUCK — The man firefighters rescued from the roof of 152 Applewood Lane Feb. 1 was pronounced dead of a heart attack at Waterbury Hospital shortly thereafter, his widow said….


Second body found in Beacon Falls home

BEACON FALLS — State police found a man who had shot himself in the head Saturday afternoon at 482 Rimmon Hill Road, the same house where authorities more than a…

Oxford firefighters and state and local police investigate the three-car accident on Wednesday.

Beacon Falls man killed in crash

OXFORD — A 23-year-old Beacon Falls man who wanted to become a member of Beacon Hose Company No. 1 died after a three-car accident on Route 67 on Wednesday. At…

State Police investigate the home on Rimmon Hill Road.

Cause of death still unknown

BEACON FALLS — State police and the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner are still short on details about the body found Sept. 29 in a Rimmon Hill Road home….