Press Room

Statement on the Passing of State Trooper Kevin Miller

Public Safety Committee Co-chairs Senator Tim Larson (D-East Hartford), Senator Tony Guglielmo (R-Stafford), Representative Joe Verrengia (D-West Hartford) released the following statement regarding the passing of Connecticut State Trooper Kevin Miller, a 19-year member of the state police, who was killed in a crash on I-84 today.

“On behalf of my colleagues in the state legislature I’d like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of State Trooper Kevin Miller. We want to express our sympathy and let you know that our thoughts are with you,” Sen. Larson said.

“It’s just a very sad event for everyone in the state. It’s sad when a young person with a family passes and when it’s someone who has dedicated his life to public service, it hits home even more so,” Sen. Guglielmo said.

“My thoughts and prayers are with Trooper Miller’s family and colleagues during this difficult time,” Rep. Verrengia said.