Conn. Detective Dies from 2003 Crash Injuries

He had been in a coma since the vehicle accident


Law Officer Team | Wednesday, January 11, 2012

NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- Det. Andrew Faggio succumbed to injuries sustained in an automobile accident on Jan. 31, 2003, while en route to a stakeout assignment.

He encountered an oncoming vehicle and swerved to avoid striking it, but his car spun around and struck a tree. Faggio, who served with the New Haven PD for 14 years, suffered severe head injuries and went into a coma.

For funeral information, call Chief Dean M. Esserman at (203) 946-6316.



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