Montville Resident is Victim of Fatal Crash on I395

Shane Sweeney, 20, was killed in the 10 a.m. single vehicle crash just north of Montville


Connecticut State Police at Troop E have confirmed the victim in today's fatal crash is Montville resident Shane Sweeney, 20, of 100 Cherry Lane, Oakdale.

Shortly after 10 a.m. today, the state transportation department reported an accident on I395 north between exits 80W and 81E. Reports indicted the vehicle Sweeney was driving went off the highway and rolled over into the trees. 

Sweeney, a 2010 graduate of Montville High School, was pronounced dead on the scene. 

Check back with Patch for updates.

Ellyn Santiago January 29, 2013 at 04:56 PM
Karen, I did not know Shane. But I am heartbroken for you all nonetheless. The mother in me cannot imagine the pain, but know this: we are all praying for the entire family and will hold you all in our hearts!
Ellyn Santiago January 29, 2013 at 04:56 PM
Daniel, I keep checking and the minute I know, I'll share it with everyone.
Daniel P. McSparran January 29, 2013 at 05:06 PM
Thank you!
Ellyn Santiago January 29, 2013 at 05:13 PM
I have now added the information on services for Shane. Heartbreaking.
Chris Lavallee January 30, 2013 at 11:32 AM
My condolences to the Sweeney family. Shane will be greatly missed. I will do my best to remember his laugh and smile.


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