FAIRFIELD COUNTY, CT. (THECOUNT) — Clinton McDevitt, of Bridgeport, Connecticut, has been identified as the victim in a Sunday evening fatal vehicle crash in Fairfield County.

McDevitt, 51, was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Shelton Sunday evening.


According to reports, McDevitt was operating an Acura MDX on Route 8 near Exit 13 in Shelton, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle exited the roadway around 5 p.m. Sunday. The vehicle then came into contact with a grouping of trees and rolled over.

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

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

State police are asking any witnesses to the crash to contact Trooper Daniel McCue at 203-393-4200 or at Daniel.mccue@ct.gov.


Geo quick facts: Fairfield County is a county in the southwestern corner of the U.S. state of Connecticut, as well as its fastest-growing from 2010 to 2018 and largest in terms of population – Wikipedia.