A Shelton resident has been identified as the Connecticut Army National Guard member who was injured in the Thursday motor vehicle accident on Interstate 95 in New York state, not too far from the Connecticut border. The accident left another National Guard member from Connecticut dead.
According to reports, Sgt. 1st class Kayla Anne Downey, 31, of Shelton was taken to a hospital for treatment. Downey has served in Iraq during her military career, according to reports.