#Bridgeport, CT — Oct. 19, 2013 –4:30am– A man was critically injured in a five-vehicle, chain-reaction crash on Fairfield Avenue. the 2300 block. The investigation by the police Traffic Division revealed that a vehicle traveling on Fairfield Avenue collided with a parked vehicle, pushing it forward into other parked vehicles.
Two people — the 31-year-old driver of the vehicle as well a 25-year-old man who may have been sleeping in the back of one of the parked cars — were hospitalized. The man was listed in critical condition at Bridgeport Hospital. The female, whose injuries were less severe, was taken to Saint Vincent’s Medical Center.
The victims’ names are being withheld pending notification of family members.
Officers Pedro Garcia and John Perry are leading the investigation with assistance from Officer Jose Luna. Sgt.Gilberto Valentin is supervising the investigation.