Jul 05, 2022
Milford Woman Killed After Car Crashes Into Utility Pole
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A Connecticut woman was killed after hitting a utility pole when her car veered across a roadway, according to police.
The crash took place in New Haven County in Milford, around 10:20 a.m., on Saturday, July 2 in the area of Meadows End Road and Lucille Drive.
The collision involved a 2002 Honda Civic driven by Emily Wood, age 84, of Milford, said the Milford Police.
Wood was driving west on Meadows End Road when the Civic veered across the road and struck a utility pole in the area of Lucille Drive, police said.
Wood was transported to Bridgeport Hospital where she died from her injuries.
The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information or who may have witnessed the collision is asked to contact PFC Dan Hemperly at 203-783-4792.
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Anne Heche crash: Ellen DeGeneres’ ex seen ‘speeding in Mini Cooper in chilling doorbell cam vid moments before smash’
ELLEN DeGeneres' ex Anne Heche was seen speeding in a Mini Cooper in chilling doorbell camera footage moments before her horror crash.
The Donnie Brasco actress allegedly crashed her car into a home on Friday morning which sparked a "heavy fire", LA Fire Department said.6Anne Heche's car was seen whizzing down a quiet suburban street moments before she crashedCredit: Fox News 6Rescue crews pulled Heche out of the mangled Mini CooperCredit: BackGrid 6Heche is said to be in a 'stable' condition in hospitalCredit: Getty
The 53-year-old, who's said to be in a "stable" condition in hospital, was filmed speeding down a quiet suburban street in Mar Vista.
Moments later, the Hollywood star crashed into a two-story home nearby.
Emergency crews pulled Heche out of the car and rushed her to hospital, the fire department read.
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Other footage showed the crash site cordoned off by police tape and charred items believed to belong to the vehicle in the driveway and side walk.
Dramatic photos of the wreckage show her mangled vehicle being towed after Anne was dragged out of the flaming car by firefighters.
The 53-year-old was seen squirming in agony on a stretcher before she was rushed to hospital after the smash at around 11am.
The outlet obtained shocking video footage of her appearing to speed down a residential street in her blue BMW Mini Cooper moments before the devastating smash.Most read in The US SunBUS TRAGEDY 12 tourists killed as bus skids off motorway after driver 'falls asleep'BIG BUCKS I won the $1.6BILLION Powerball lottery jackpot - here is how I picked my numbersFIERY CARNAGE Ellen's ex critical with 'severe burns' as horror pics show fiery car crashCARRIER KILLERS China ‘rehearsing sinking US aircraft carriers with hypersonic missiles'
The actress can reportedly be heard ploughing into a garage of an apartment complex, while residents rushed to her aid.
But Anne instead ignored their attempts to help and put the car in reverse before zooming off again, onlookers claimed.
One witness took a snap of the star, dressed in ripped jeans and a pink tank top, behind the wheel of her damaged motor.
She then careered through a hedge and rammed into a nearby home before her wrecked Mini Cooper burst into flames.
The blaze "was significant and engulfed the house", sending smoke billowing down the street.
And some 59 firefighters were left battling the "stubborn flames" for 65 minutes, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.
Law enforcement said the 53-year-old "suffered burns in the fire", leaving her clothing and hair "charred".
LAFD Capt. Erik Scott said: "We really had a multifaceted incident here.
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"It's at this point destroyed."
In a video obtained by TMZ, she appeared to reach out and try to grab onto personnel while being transported.6Heche's Mini Cooper was totalled and covered in debrisCredit: BACKGRID 6She struck an apartment complex and then drove into a houseCredit: Fox11LA 6She and Ellen DeGeneres were one of the first openly gay female couples in HollywoodCredit: Reuters