1 dead after two-car crash in Trumbull

Connecticut State Police are investigating a two-car crash Friday that left one person dead in Trumbull.

Connecticut State Police are investigating a two-car crash Friday that left one person dead in Trumbull.

Connecticut State Police are investigating a two-car crash Friday that left one person dead in Trumbull. (10/7/16)

TRUMBULL - Connecticut State Police are investigating a two-car crash Friday that left one person dead in Trumbull.

They say 39-year-old James Paules, of Shelton, was traveling southbound on Route 8 near Hawley Lane around 12 p.m. when he lost control of his vehicle, crossed over the median and hit another car.

Investigators say Paules was pronounced dead at the scene. They say the two people in the car Paules hit were taken to the hospital.

State police have not said why Paules crossed the median. They are asking anyone who may have seen the accident to call them.

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