HARTFORD, CT. (THECOUNT) — Christian Grant, of Bloomfield, has been identified as the victim in a fatal single-vehicle crash in Hartford Tuesday afternoon.

Grant, 19, was killed after a vehicle he was driving crashed Tuesday on Edgewood Street in Hartford.


According to reports, Grant was operating a vehicle on Edgewood Street around 3 p.m., when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway. The vehicle then came into contact with a fence and rolled over before coming to a rest against a multi-unit home.

Grant was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

Police said Grant was the sole occupant of the vehicle.

No other injuries were reported, reports WFSB.

Police asked anyone with information to call them at 860-722-TIPS (8477).


Geo quick facts: Hartford is the capital of Connecticut. It’s home to the Mark Twain House & Museum. The 1874 mansion contains thousands of artifacts, including the desk at which Twain wrote his best-known works. The Harriet Beecher Stowe Center includes the author’s Victorian house and many period furnishings, plus a garden. The broad collection of the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art includes Renaissance and impressionist works – wikipedia.