• traffic alert Dec 28, 2020

    I-95 in Stratford Reopens Following Car Crash

    Interstate 95 in Stratford has reopened after a car crash in the area. Troopers said the highway was closed in the northbound direction at exit 32. It is unknown if there are were injuries. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

  • Stratford Dec 22, 2020

    Family of 7 Displaced After Fire at Stratford Home

    A family of seven is displaced after a fire at a home in Stratford on Monday night. Firefighters were called to the home on Cheshire Street around 11:15 p.m. after getting a report of a structure fire. When crews arrived, they said they saw heavy fire coming from two of the second floor bedroom windows. The fire then extended up…

  • Stratford Nov 26, 2020

    3 Displaced in Early Morning Stratford House Fire

    Crews are investigating the cause of a Stratford home fire after three people were displaced. The fire happened at approximately 3:30 a.m. at 1921 Broadbridge Ave. Crews said heavy smoke was visible upon arrival at the back of the home. The fire extended up to the vinyl siding and into the kitchen, firefighters said. The interior of the home suffered…

  • Stratford Nov 23, 2020

    Man Suffers Substantial Burns After House Fire in Stratford: FD

    A man was transported to Bridgeport Hospital with what fire officials called substantial burns after a house fire on Sunday afternoon. Firefighters were called to a home on Mill Pond Circle around 1:45 p.m. after getting a report of a structure fire with one person trapped inside of the garage. When crews arrived, they said they found heavy fire visible…

  • Stratford Nov 8, 2020

    5 People Rescued From Disabled Boat in Housatonic River in Stratford

    Five people were rescued from a boat after it hit a rock jetty and became disabled in the Housatonic River in Stratford on Saturday. Dispatchers received a 911 call of a passenger boat that had hit a rock jetty and was disabled around 6:30 p.m. Authorities said a second 911 call reported that the boat had run a ground and…

  • Stratford Nov 4, 2020

    SILVER ALERT: 86-Year-Old Man Reported Missing From Stratford

    A Silver Alert has been issued for an 86-year-old man who is missing from Stratford on Wednesday. State police said Harry Eads has been missing since Tuesday and is wearing unknown clothing. He has grey hair and blue eyes. Eads is 6-feet tall and weighs 200 pounds. Authorities did not provide a photo of Eads. Anyone with information should contact…

  • Stratford Oct 14, 2020

    Beer Truck Catches Fire After Crash on I-95 North in Stratford

    Interstate 95 North was closed in Stratford on Wednesday morning after two tractor-trailers were involved in a crash. Fire officials said one truck was leaking diesel fuel and the cab of the other truck, which was hauling beer, was on fire. When firefighters responded to the highway, near exit 32, around 6.37 a.m. they found one tractor-trailer in the breakdown…

  • Stratford Sep 18, 2020

    Police Arrest Man For Allegedly Stabbing His Mother to Death in Stratford

    A Stratford man was arrested and charged with the death of his mother on Friday. Police said Thomas Walker, 31, allegedly stabbed his mother in her Stratford home. Officers said they responded to 26 Baird Ct. at approximately 7:14 a.m. after Walker came into the police station to report the incident. The woman was found unresponsive in her home, according…

  • shooting Sep 18, 2020

    Police Arrest Suspect in Stratford Shooting

    Police have arrested the suspect in a Stratford shooting that occurred earlier this month. Calvin Williams, 31, of Bridgeport, was arrested and charged with the shooting that happened at 90 Birch Dr. on Sept. 3, according to police. Officers who responded to the scene found a woman with gunshot wounds. She was transported to the hospital for treatment and is…

  • Stratford Sep 4, 2020

    Woman Shot in Stratford

    A woman was shot in Stratford on Thursday night and police are looking for the man believed to have shot her. Police said the shooting happened around 8:30 p.m. and they responded to the scene on  Birch Drive, where they found the shooting victim. She was transported to the hospital and is in stable condition. Police said this was...

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  • Stratford Jul 31, 2020

    Truck Accident Causes Heavy Delays on I-95 in Stratford

    A truck accident is causing heavy delays on I-95 southbound between exits 34 and 32 in Stratford Friday morning. State police were dispatched after getting reports that a truck went down an embankment. “This could be out here through the morning rush because it will be a complicated removal which might require total closure of 95,” said state police officials….

  • traffic alert Jul 29, 2020

    I-95 North in Stratford Closed For Accident Investigation

    The northbound side of I-95 in Stratford will be closed for about an hour this morning, according to state police. Troopers will be conducting a follow-up investigation of an accident that happened near Exit 30. It is not clear when the accident occurred. The highway will be shut down from 9:30 a.m. through 10:15 a.m., police said.

  • social distancing Apr 9, 2020

    Stratford Police to Issue $100 Infractions for Social Distancing Violations

    The city of Stratford will allow police to issue $100 infractions to those who fail to practice social distancing, the mayor’s office announced Wednesday. Mayor Laura R. Hoydick said the enforcement is aimed to ensure compliance of the governor’s orders to maintain a distance of at least six feet from others, and to gather in groups of no more...

  • Stratford Mar 22, 2020

    2 More People Test Positive for Coronavirus in Stratford

    Two more people have tested positive for coronavirus in Stratford, bringing the total number of cases in the city to three. City officials said a man in his mid 40s and a woman over 80 are the most recent residents to test positive for COVID-19. Both are under medical care and are self-quarantining. Public health officials previously said a student…

  • Stratford Mar 21, 2020

    Man Taken to Hospital After Shooting in Stratford

    A man was taken to the hospital for treatment after a shooting in Stratford on Saturday and investigators have detained a suspect. Police responded to a report of shots fired on East Broadway shortly before noon. When they arrived, officers said they learned that at least two shots were fired and a male victim was transported to a local hospital…

  • coronavirus Mar 14, 2020

    Second Presumptive Positive Coronavirus Case Reported in Stratford

    A second presumptive positive case has been reported in Stratford, according to the Town of Stratford. The individual is a Stratford High School student. The Stratford Health Department is asking all Stratford High School students, faculty and staff to stay at home and monitor themselves for symptoms. “As we move forward with community-wide transmission of COVID-19, we continue to urge…

  • coronavirus Mar 12, 2020

    Child in Stratford Diagnosed With Coronavirus

    Stratford is closing all schools beginning on Friday after a student in town tested positive for coronavirus.

  • coronavirus Mar 12, 2020

    Stratford Public Schools Closing After Person Connected to Elementary School Contracts Coronavirus

    All Stratford Public Schools are closing on Friday and it’s not clear when classes will resume after someone connected with one of the elementary schools tested positive for coronavirus, according to a statement from the mayor’s office. “The Connecticut Department of Health has confirmed a positive case of COVID-19 among an individual in Stratford. This individual is connected to...

  • coronavirus Mar 10, 2020

    Stratford Elementary Student Suspected of Having Coronavirus, School Closed For the Week

    The Town of Stratford is closing a school for the rest of the week because a student there is suspected to have coronavirus. Wilcoxson Elementary School will be closed through Friday, according to the mayor’s office. The student has been tested for coronavirus and they are awaiting the results of the test, according to Stratford’s health director. The town...

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