Westport cop on motorcycle, car collide
Published 10:20 am, Wednesday, August 31, 2011
A Westport police officer suffered minor injuries Tuesday when the motorcycle he was driving collided with a car at the intersection of Long Lots Road and Bayberry Lane.
Officer Craig Bergamo, a five-year veteran of the town's police force, was traveling east on Long Lots Road about 11:15 a.m. Tuesday when he collided with a car pulling out of Bayberry Lane, police said.
Witnesses told police that the car pulling out of Bayberry Lane did not appear to stop at the intersection's stop sign, according to police.
The accident is still being investigated by Westport police.