UPDATE: Westport Police say that Harry Engel, 83, of Westport was killed in this morning’s 3-vehicle crash on Post Road East, in front of the fire station.
A preliminary investigation found that a westbound vehicle crossed into the eastbound lane, creating a head on collision with 2 vehicles. The operators of the eastbound vehicles were not injured.
The cause of the accident remains under investigation. No charges have been filed at this time.
Post Road East from Roseville will be closed from Hillspoint Road to Compo Road for “an extended period of time” today, following a serious automobile accident in front of the fire station. Drivers are advised to use alternate routes.