Weston man charged in tow truck driver’s loss of life

A Weston man grew to become himself in to police Friday to face fees in the demise of a tow truck driver who become killed in a crash on the Merritt Parkway in April.

Dean Robert, forty seven, turned into charged with manslaughter in the loss of life of Corey Iodice, who police talked about changed into killed when Robert allegedly lost manage of his BMW and struck Iodice, who turned into on the southbound roadway north of Exit 47 cleansing up an previous crash.

On April 22, police noted Iodice, an employee of Iodice family unit Transport in Fairfield, changed into in the method of loading a disabled Mercedes Benz onto the flatbed of his tow truck.

State police mentioned that Robert “misplaced control for unknown causes whereas traveling within the right lane, struck a car parked at the back of the tow truck and struck and killed Iodice.”

Iodice changed into mentioned lifeless on the scene.

“Corey turned into one of the most most reliable operators that I’ve ever worked with,” Fairfield fireplace Chief George Gomola talked about of Iodice in April.

Fairfield Police Sgt. Michael Paris mentioned Iodice became wide-spread to be careful and precise “with reference to wearing his vest; in regards to how he stands and positions himself and how he asks officers or firemen to get out of how because of potential danger.”

State police referred to Robert became himself in Friday afternoon at State Police Troop G headquarters in Bridgeport. He turned into charged with second-diploma manslaughter, using below the affect of alcohol or medication and reckless driving, among other prices.

He turned into launched on a $250,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in Bridgeport superior court on Jan 26.