Gov. Lamont declares state of emergency after Ida pounds Connecticut; dozens of roads remain flooded, thousands without power and a state trooper swept away in flood waters is in critical condition

Date: 2021-09-02 02:59:02 The still-strong remnants of Hurricane Ida dumped more than a half foot of rain across much of Connecticut overnight, seriously injuring a state trooper, forcing water rescues, closing highways and leaving thousands without power Thursday. Gov. Ned Lamont declared a state of emergency just after noon, joining New York, New Jersey and …

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