UPDATED: Man killed in I-395 accident in Norwich

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Norwich – A Jewett City man was killed early this morning after his car was struck on Interstate 395 south between Exits 82 and 83.

Police said that George Upton, 54, of 16 Mary St., Jewett City, and Joseph Socha, 56, of 3 Ventura Drive, Oakdale, were both traveling south when Socha, who was driving a UPS truck, hit Upton's car.

Upton sustained fatal injuries. Socha was taken to the William W. Backus Hospital for treatment of his injuries.

The accident happened around 3 a.m.

Police said the accident is under investigation and would not release further details.

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