HAN News, May 20

Coffee Break, HAN’s daily news update, airs weekday mornings at 11 a.m. at live.HAN.Network, and is hosted by Kate Czaplinski. You can watch it on-demand later or see video below.


Rob Adams has a Nutmeg Sports Update and Donald Eng takes a look back on this day in history.

Below are some of the stories we are following on Friday, May 20:

A New York man was killed after the box truck he was driving collided with a Connecticut Department of Transportation vehicle on state Route 8 in Seymour Thursday. , according to State Police.

In an update on another fatal Route 8 crash, many are mourning the Army veteran who died Thursday morning in a head-on collision.

Bridgeport resident Geraldo Maldonado, Previously arrested for four home burglaries in Trumbull spanning from November to February,was charged again Wednesday with a home invasion and brutal sexual assault that occurred back in October on Old Town Road in Trumbull.

A 24-year-old Ridgefield man who was involved in a crash on Route 53 in Bethel on Tuesday has died, according to police.

Metro-North is returning to a normal weekday schedule Friday, May 20, but warns commuters that crowded trains and delays are still possible.

State, local and federal officials confirmed Thursday that nine people had been arrested in a fentanyl and other opioids drug crackdown in central Connecticut.

The Ridgefield Farmers’ Market is no more.

Police in New Canaan say they are going to work on addressing a dangerous intersection.

There have been some interesting historical discoveries in Redding recently. During the American Revolution in the winter of 1779, thousands of Patriot soldiers lived in makeshift camps in Redding — the most famous being located at Putnam Park, which is now a well-maintained state park and museum