The Norwalk High School String Quartet played in the background as Mayor Harry Rilling was sworn in by Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy.
Police said the driver was using her cell phone as her car veered for a moment before a sickening impact that left 44 year-old Kenneth Dorsey dead.
A passing motorist called police after spotting a woman lying at the intersection of Hunt Street and Steepletop Place in the upscale Rowayton section of Norwalk early this morning.
No one has a good explanation for why four Connecticut police officers killed themselves from April to June. For law enforcement officials gathering at a conference Wednesday, the most important question now is how to prevent others from taking their own lives.
Police announced Wednesday they had charged a man they believe is responsible for the cold-blooded murder of a gas station attendant during a hold-up in Norwalk, Conn., last year.