9:47pm–#Bridgeport CT–#ctfire–With Video Report—–A Bridgeport Police Detective was injured when his patrol car was hit while crossing Washington Ave. from Congress Street onto James Street.  The civilian car that hit the police car started on fire and at times the flames were reaching the utility lines overhead according to police radio transmissions.  Firefighters quickly extinguished the blaze.  The detective was taken by ambulance where we were told he suffered back injuries from the impact.  The civilian refused medical treatment on scene and was issued a ticket for the accident.


By Stephen Krauchick

DoingItLocal is run by Steve Krauchick. Steve has always had interest with breaking news even as an early teen, opting to listen to the Watergate hearings instead of top 40 on the radio. His interest in news spread to become the communities breaking news leader in Connecticut’s Fairfield County. He strongly believes that the public has right to know what is happening in their backyard and that government needs to be transparent. Steve also likes promoting local businesses.

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