Officials: 1 killed after pickup truck towing boat overturns

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HARWINTON -

State police say one person was killed after a pickup truck towing a boat went off the road and broke a utility pole in Harwinton.

The incident happened at the bottom of Center Hill on Litchfield Road on Saturday.

The pickup truck overturned and caught the guard rail. The pontoon boat the truck was towing landed on top of the truck.

Cars were detoured around Route 4 as crews made repairs.

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