Ridgefield Car Crash Death of Nicholas Vega of Danbury – Obituary
25-year-old Nicholas Vega of Danbury has died in a fatal Ridgefield head-on car crash that occurred on Route 7 on Saturday, September 25, 2021. At bout 1:40 a.m., officers arrived at the scene where a northbound vehicle driven by Nicholas had crashed head-on with a southbound vehicle driven by a 71-year-old Bethel resident.
Police say Nicholas drifted over the double yellow line and into oncoming traffic, where he crashed into a southbound vehicle.
Nicholas and his passenger had to be extricated from the wreckage. All injured were taken to the hospital where Nicholas was pronounced dead.
Investigations into the accident are still ongoing.