Fatal crash victim identified: Fairfield Police

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Fairfield police identified the 33-year-old man involved in a fatal car accident on Black Rock Turnpike early Saturday.

Steven J. Conneely of Miro Street in Fairfield was killed after he struck a parked car and then a tree, police said. The crash was reported near Finn Street on the Turnpike.

Police said Conneely was the only person in the car, and no other injuries were reported in the crash.

Authorities initially held off identifying Conneely to give them time to notify his next of kin.

The accident is being investigated by the Fairfield Police Crash Reconstruction Unit.