State Trooper struck by DWI Operator
On Tuesday evening Troopers out of Troop E-Montville were dispatched to a collision in the area of Interstate 395 in the town of Norwich. While investigating this collision, the Troopers cruiser was positioned in the right travel lane with its emergency lights activated. Moments later, the cruiser was struck by another vehicle. The at fault operator was later determined to be operating a motor vehicle under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol and was subsequently placed under arrest.