A Shelton man was killed and two people were injured early Friday, Oct. 7 during a car crash on Route 8 near exit 9 in Trumbull, according to State Trooper Kelly Grant.

James Paules, 39, of Shelton, died in the accident, according State Police and two other passengers were transported to a hospital with nonlife threatening injuries.
It was the second Route 8 fatality in a week. A 61-year-old Stratford man was killed in a three-vehicle crash on Oct. 1.