**BREAKING** ACCIDENT IN PLAINFIELD
This article was published on: 12/7/15 6:16 PM by Mike Minarsky
This morning at approximately 07:06 a.m. the Plainfield Police Department along with the Plainfield Fire Department and EMS personnel responded to a two-car motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Academy Hill Road and the I-395 Exit 29 Southbound Off Ramp in Plainfield.
The operator of a 2013 Ford Escape, Maria Carvajal-Krupula of Sterling reported she was exiting the off ramp and did not see the other vehicle involved which was traveling Eastbound on Academy Hill. That vehicle was a 2009 Hyundai Sonata operated by Peter Rodrigues, of Plainfield. Rodrigues reported he was traveling Eastbound on Academy Hill when the other vehicle struck his vehicle. Rodrigues’s vehicle subsequently was forced off the roadway up an embankment on the side of the road. EMS personnel on scene treated Rodrigues for his injuries and he was subsequently transported to William Backus Emergency Room located in Plainfield CT for suspected minor injuries.
This accident is still under investigation.