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Traffic on I-84 in Danbury

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A two car accident is blocking the right lane of I-84 and causing traffic to back up on the Eastbound side of the highway. The accident occurred at 12:30 p.m. at exit 7. There are no injuries, but the cars have not been cleared.   Traffic has extended from exit 7 down to exit 4. [Read More]
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Bethel firefighters, with mutual aid assistance from Danbury, responded to reports of thick black smoke in the basement of a 12-unit apartment complex on Grassy Plain Street.  Photo from John Voorhees III

Residents displaced after Bethel apartment fire

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Early Wednesday night, residents huddled together under umbrellas outside the Grassy Plain Estates, as Bethel and Danbury fire fought thick smoke and flames. Bethel firefighters, with mutual aid assistance from Danbury, responded to reports of thick black smoke in the basement of a 12-unit apartment complex on Grassy Plain Street at 7:25 p.m. Upon arrival, the […] [Read More]
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A windy and rainy image of the accident and traffic build up on I-84 EB in Newtown. Photo from Department of Transportation.

Tractor trailer accident on I-84 Newtown

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A tractor trailer versus car accident is being reported by the Department of Transportation. The accident is on I-84 Eastbound between exits 9 and 10. The right lane is closed and traffic is building. Drivers use caution or try to avoid the area. No word if there is injuries, but police and the fire department […] [Read More]
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Heavy rain to hit Danbury

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Danbury will be hit with rain all through Thursday as a large storm system makes its way through the state. Drivers should use caution Thursday morning as most of the rain will come before this afternoon, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). Rain amounts for Danbury are between a quarter and half of an […] [Read More]
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Two car accident at the intersection of Fleetwood Avenue and Grassy Plain Street. From Google maps.

Serious car accident in Bethel with injuries

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A serious two car accident in Bethel is resulting in injuries and extraction. The accident occurred at the intersection of Fleetwood Avenue and Grassy Plain Street. One passenger has head and neck injuries and the other has chest injuries, according to the police scanner. There is heavy damage on the cars and extrication is needed, […] [Read More]
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Danbury teen’s condition improves after jump from parking garage

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The 16-year-old Danbury High School student who jumped off a parking garage last week remains at Yale-New Haven Hospital, but her condition has been upgraded from critical to stable. The girl, whose name has not been released, sustained multiple fractures after jumping from the top of Danbury Hospital’s four-story garage. She was treated for those injuries at the hospital, […] [Read More]
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Two Hartford men were arrested for selling weed, heroin and crack cocaine in Danbury, police said. Photo from CTPost.

Police; Two men found with weed, heroin and crack in Danbury

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Two Hartford men were arrested in Danbury for possession of marijuana, heroin and crack cocaine, police said. Early Thursday morning, Danbury police were tipped about drugs being sold out of car on New Street. Officers saw several people go to the car, put their hands in and leave shortly afterward, police said. They then pulled […] [Read More]
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Tuesday's rain forecast radar, from the National Weather Service.

Another rainy week for Danbury

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Residents in Danbury and surrounding towns can expect another week full of rain. Last week Danbury received multiple rain storms and several inches of rain. This week residents will continue to see rain, but more showers will be scattered throughout the next three days, according to the National Weather Service. Tuesday Starting Tuesday, there will […] [Read More]
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Delays on I-84 in Newtown

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Drivers can expect delays while driving on I-84 Westbound in Newtown throughout Tuesday. The Department of Transportation will be inspecting the bridge between exits 13 and 11 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Crews will be alternating left and right lane closures throughout the day. The right shoulder near the off ramp of exit 11 […] [Read More]
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Danbury man charged with sexually assaulting two girls

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On Saturday, Danbury police arrested a Danbury man for allegedly sexually assaulting two sisters last year. A investigation into Wilmer Marin, 30, began when one of the victims, 13, told her mother that she had been inappropriately touched by Marin and four other men, according to the court affidavit. The mother notified the police and […] [Read More]
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