Newton, CT (June 23, 2019) - The Newton Police have confirmed an accident that occurred on Berkshire Road around 2 a.m.
The Police, as well as an ambulance and the Sandy Hook Fire Department, were at the scene where two people, who were not related, were found dead. Elliot Gregory, 20, and Philip Zuvanich, 19, were both residents of Newton.
The Newtown Police Accident Reconstruction team was present to help with the investigation into the cause of the crash. The investigation remains ongoing.
The vehicle the victims were driving was an older Jeep Cherokee and it was found in a 100-foot ravine.
Our thoughts are with the victims' families at this time.
Connecticut Car Accidents
There are many reasons as to why vehicles can run off road including driving while intoxicated, driving while drowsy, distracted driving, speeding and being run into by another vehicle. There were 22,796 injuries from car crashes in the state of Connecticut in 2014. There was also a grand total 96,547 crashes that year according to the Connecticut Department of Transportation.
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Disclaimer: As active members in our local and statewide communities, we are saddened by these accidents and our hearts go out to the friends, family, and victims affected by them. Our intent in these posts is to raise awareness in our community of the dangers involved in these activities and to hopefully prevent future injuries. This information should not be misconstrued as legal advice, and you should always speak with an experienced legal professional about your case.