The officer reportedly radioed in early Thursday morning that his car had been swept away by floodwaters.READ MORE: R. Kelly Found Guilty Of All Counts In Sex Trafficking, Racketeering Trial
The vehicle was later found empty. His body has been recovered.
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The trooper has been identified as Sgt. Brian Mohl, a 26-year state police veteran assigned to Troop L in Litchfield.MORE NEWS: Parents Of Immunocompromised Girl Say Long Island School District Refused Requests For Adequate Remote Option
Gov. Ned Lamont ordered flags to be lowered to half-staff in honor of Mohl.