Memorial service held for Connecticut trooper killed in crash

Trooper Danielle Miller (Photo: Connecticut State Police)

SOUTHINGTON, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut state trooper killed in a traffic collision will be laid to rest this weekend.

A memorial service for Trooper Danielle Miller was held at 1 p.m. Saturday in Southington. Her family says burial will be at their convenience.

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Miller was off-duty when her cruiser and a pickup truck collided head-on on Route 69 in Wolcott on Feb. 3. She later died from her injuries.

The 27-year-old Wolcott resident was a 2014 graduate of the state police academy and was assigned to the Litchfield barracks.

The pickup driver in the crash was treated for minor injuries at a hospital and released.

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Authorities say the crash is still under investigation and no charges have been filed.

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