Thea Digiammerino

Thompson Man Killed in Putnam Crash

A Thompson man was killed in a crash on Route 44 in Putnam Sunday, according to Connecticut State Police.

Police said 52-year-old Steven Farland was driving east on Route 44 near Elvira Heights around 7:30 p.m. when he lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a tree. Farland was pronounced dead on scene.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact Trooper Long at Troop D 860-779-4900.

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