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3/27/2023 - 3/27/23 - Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident on Shepard Avenue and Mix Avenue

Hamden Police - News Release

DATE: 3/27/2023

CONTACT: Sgt. Angela Vey-Public Information Officer

PHONE: 203-230-3767

PIO #: 23-016

On March 26th, shortly after 10:00pm, Hamden Police Officers responded to the area of Shepard Avenue and Mix Avenue for a report of a one car motor vehicle accident. The driver of the vehicle, Jason Carter, 49 of Hamden, was treated on scene and transported to Yale New Haven Hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries.

The Hamden Police Department Accident Reconstruction Team responded, and Shepard Avenue was closed for several hours due to the investigation. The road has since reopened and the accident remains under investigation. Anyone who witnessed the accident or has surveillance video is asked to contact Officer Christian Kaplan at 203-230-4000 or


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