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Trooper Hurt When Truck Hits Cruiser

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    A 911 address mix-up may possibly be to blame for the death of six-year-old Ian Uro. Uro was pronounced dead on arrival at 9:45 a.m. when he was taken to the emergency room of the Beth Israel Medical Center.

    A state trooper sustained multiple injuries when a truck struck his cruiser on Interstate 84 in Manchester on Wednesday.

    The crash happened around 2 p.m. at exit 59 eastbound.

    The officer was taken to Hartford Hospital and is conscious and alert, according to police. 

    State police are investigating. Only the HOV lane was open as of 3:30 p.m.

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