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A woman and her child were badly injured when their car struck several utility poles in Sparta. (Credit: CBS 2)

Mother, Son Badly Injured After Car Slams Into Utility Poles In Sparta

The 26-year-old woman lost control of her car and crashed into several utility poles on Friday night, police said. The mother and son were airlifted to a nearby hospital. Both had been wearing seat belts.


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Connecticut Seeks Money To Help Crack Down On Distracted Drivers

New Canaan police have made educating young drivers on the dangers of distracted driving a priority since the tragic accident in March that left a jogger dead and changed the lives of two families.


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Memorial Day Weekend Arrests Up On Connecticut Highways

Arrests were up in every category, from drunk driving to speeding, according to the Connecticut State Police.