State trooper hit on I-91 in Hartford

Police say a state trooper is in serious condition after being hit by a car on I-91 in Hartford last night. They say the trooper

The trooper had stopped his car to protect

The trooper had stopped his car to protect a driver who was trying to remove something that had fallen from his truck onto the highway.

HARTFORD - Police say a state trooper is in serious condition after being hit by a car on I-91 in Hartford last night.

They say the trooper stopped his car around 7:30 p.m. to protect a driver who was trying to remove something that had fallen from his truck onto the highway.

They say both the trooper and the driver were hit by a car.

Police say the other person is in stable condition.

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