Ridgefield man killed in single car crash
At about 1:59 a.m. on Thursday, July 29 at Ridgefield Police officers responded to a single car accident involving 43- year- old Carl Whitbeck on Branchville Road (Route 102) near East Ridge Road in Ridgefield.
“The vehicle was traveling east when it crossed over the westbound lane leaving the roadway,” Platt said. “The vehicle then struck an embankment before coming to rest”.
The driver was rushed to Danbury Hospital for treatment where he was later confirmed dead.
The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information concerning the crash is urged to contact Ridgefield Police Department at -203- 438-6531.