On Tuesday night, Bristol Police responded to the 600 block of Willis Street for a single motor vehicle crash. Officers arrived to find Stephen Perkins, age 74 of Bristol, suffering from a serious head injury.
Perkins was flown to a nearby trauma hospital for evaluation and treatment. He is currently listed in critical condition.
The department’s Serious Traffic Accident Reconstruction Team was called to the scene to investigate.
Preliminary investigation found that Perkins was traveling north on Willis Street in his 1998 Jeep Grand
For reasons not known at this time, he left the right side of the roadway striking two trees.
The investigation is ongoing. Any witnesses to the crash are asked to call Officer Jones at 860-584-3036.
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