• haddam fire April 22, 2022 9:11 pm

    85-Year-Old Dies After Fire in Haddam

    A man has died after a fire broke out in Haddam Thursday afternoon, according to Connecticut State Police. Officials said 85-year-old Donald Thody was located inside a home on Plains Road in Haddam. State Police and other emergency crews responded to the scene at approximately 3 pm for a structure fire. During a search of the residence, crews located Thody…

  • Haddam April 22, 2022 3:20 am

    Person Hospitalized After Fire on Plains Road in Haddam

    Fire officials said one person was injured as a result of a fire at their home in Haddam Thursday afternoon.

  • Haddam April 22, 2022 3:26 am

    One Injured in Fire at Haddam Home

    Fire officials said one person was injured as a result of a fire at their home in Haddam Thursday afternoon. The fire happened at approximately 2:20 p.m. and crews remained at the scene for several hours putting out the blaze. Crews responded to Plains Road for the fire. Firefighters were at the scene until a little after 6 p.m. A…

  • Haddam March 12, 2022 2:12 am

    1 Dead, 1 Injured in Haddam Car Crash

    One person has died, and another is injured after a car crashed into a tree in the area of 416 Saybrook Road in Haddam Friday afternoon, according to Connecticut State Police. The 18-year-old passenger, Steven Daniel Zichichi from Killingworth has died from his injuries. Police said he was pronounced dead at the scene. According to police, the 19-year-old driver was…

  • Haddam March 11, 2022 9:38 pm

    1 Person in Hospital After Vehicle Crashes into Tree in Haddam

    At least one person has been transported to the hospital after reports of a vehicle crashed into a tree in the area of 416 Saybrook Road in Haddam, according to Connecticut State Police. Police said they responded to the scene around 3:50 p.m. on Friday. Emergency services and the local fire department were also dispatched. According to state police, serious…

  • Haddam October 18, 2021 7:45 pm

    Driver Arrested in Hit-and-Run Crash That Killed Haddam Teen

    State police have arrested the driver they say hit and killed a 14-year-old girl in Haddam in July. Thomas Cretella, 27, turned himself in to state police at Troop F in Westbrook Monday morning. Investigators say Cretella was driving his 2009 Hyundai Santa Fe on Route 81 in the Higganum section of Haddam around 10:30 p.m. on July 29 when…

  • Haddam August 10, 2021 2:13 pm

    Jet Skier Found Dead After Accident in Connecticut River: Police

    EnCon Police are investigating after a body was found floating on the Connecticut River in Haddam Sunday evening. Officials with the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection said passing boaters reported a jet ski adrift at approximately 4:45 p.m. Police arrived at the scene about 10 minutes later and recovered a body from the water shortly after. EnCon Police said…

  • Haddam August 3, 2021 3:12 pm

    Teen Injured in Hit-and-Run in Haddam Has Died: State Police

    The 14-year-old who was injured in a hit-and-run in Haddam Thursday night has died, according to state police. State police identified the teen as Gianna Vincelett. She was struck on July 29 on Route 81 in Haddam while riding her bicycle. The Office of the Chief State Medical Examiner will conduct an autopsy today. State police said they have recovered…

  • Haddam July 30, 2021 3:42 pm

    14 Year Old Critically Injured in Hit & Run in Haddam

    A 14-year-old was critically injured when she was struck in a hit-and-run in Haddam Thursday night, according to state police, and they are looking for the driver.

  • Haddam July 30, 2021 10:21 am

    Teen Critically Injured After Hit & Run in Haddam

  • Haddam July 31, 2021 1:57 am

    Teen Critically Injured in Hit & Run in Haddam; Person of Interest Identified

    A 14-year-old was critically injured when she was struck in a hit-and-run in Haddam Thursday night, according to state police, who said Friday night that they have located a vehicle and person of interest. State Police Troop F received calls reporting an injured person lying on the side of the road on Route 81/Killingworth Road in Haddam around 10:38 p.m….

  • DEEP July 22, 2021 10:23 pm

    DEEP, U.S. Coast Guard Warn of Debris in Connecticut Rivers

    Leftover debris from Tropical Storm Elsa and this weekend’s storm could cause some issues for boaters and swimmers come this weekend. Long tree logs, stomps and branches can be found along the Connecticut river according to the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection and the U.S. Coast Guard. “These things can move up on you quickly and can be...

  • Haddam April 17, 2021 11:52 pm

    One Transported to Hospital After Haddam Crash

    Fire officials said one person was transported to the hospital after a car crashed into a tree in Haddam Saturday morning. The accident happened at approximately 10:40 a.m. on Beaver Meadow Road. Crews said the driver lost control of his car and crashed into two trees, igniting a fire in the engine compartment. Officials said a firefighter who was in…

  • Haddam October 14, 2020 11:32 am

    2 Dead After Crash in Haddam

    Two people have died after a crash on Route 9 in Haddam Tuesday night. Officers were dispatched to a report of a one-car accident on the Route 9 exit 8 on-ramp just after 10 p.m. Troopers said a 2011 Honda Accord was traveling north when the driver went through the stop sign at the end of the ramp, crossed the…

  • coronavirus pandemic July 22, 2020 10:25 pm

    State Needs Volunteers After Pandemic Causes Poll Worker Shortage Ahead of Primaries

    Quinn Cotton, just 17, can’t vote yet.  However, he’ll be working at his local polling place in South Windsor on election day. It’s really cool to see the inner workings of the political system and how democracy runs,” said Cotton. “It’s great to be able to step in and help the community out when they need me the most.”...

  • Haddam July 22, 2020 3:53 pm

    DEEP Recovers Body of Teenager Who Went Missing While Helping Save Siblings

    The body of a missing 17-year-old man who went missing in the Connecticut River while trying to save his siblings was recovered Wednesday morning, the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection reported. DEEP did not provide any additional information about where the teenager was found. Khailon Rivers went missing just before 5 p.m. Monday after entering the water near…

  • missing swimmer July 21, 2020 3:54 am

    Crews Search for Missing Swimmer at Haddam Meadows State Park

    The missing swimmer’s father said his son saved his two younger siblings but never came up from the water himself.

  • Haddam July 21, 2020 6:06 pm

    Search for Teen Swimmer Missing at Haddam Meadows Becomes Search and Rescue Mission

    The search for an 18-year-old man missing in the Connecticut River after trying to rescue his younger brothers at Haddam Meadows State Park in Haddam is now a search and recovery missing, according to the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Middletown resident William Davis told NBC Connecticut his 18-year-old son went under the water while trying to rescue…

  • traffic alert March 30, 2020 6:13 pm

    DOT Truck, Tractor-Trailer Involved in Crash on Route 9

    A tractor-trailer and a Department of Transportation truck have been involved in a crash on Route 9 South in Haddam. The crash is between exits 8 and 7. DOT officials said it appears a crash-attenuation truck was involved. No additional information was immediately available.

  • Haddam January 27, 2020 10:29 pm

    Police ID Man Found Dead in Higganum

    Connecticut State Police have identified a man found dead in the Higganum section of Haddam Saturday. Police identified the victim as 36-year-old Robert Gardner. Troopers and a K9 had been searching for Gardner after receiving a report that he had gone out for a walk the day before and never returned. Gardner’s body was found near 280 Killingworth Road. The…

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