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Fatal Storm: Deaths from Northeast Winter Storm

February 11, 2013

New Haven, Conn.

New Haven, Conn.

A neighborhood near New Haven, Conn., is buried in snow in the aftermath of a storm that hit Connecticut and much of New England. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

  • New Haven, Conn.
  • Bridgeport, Conn.
  • Portland, Maine
  • Hartford, Conn.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Somerville, Mass.
  • Portland, Maine
  • Hyannis, Mass.
  • Hyannis, Mass.
  • Somerville, Mass.
  • Hyannis, Mass.
  • Somerville, Mass.
  • Somerville, Mass.
  • Montpelier, Vt.
  • Somerville, Mass.
  • Staten Island, N.Y.
  • Staten Island, N.Y.
  • North Andover, Mass.
  • Staten Island, N.Y.
  • Staten Island, N.Y.
  • Danbury, Conn.
  • New York, N.Y.
  • Winthrop, Mass.
  • Sea Cliff, N.Y.
  • Buffalo, N.Y.
  • New York, N.Y.
  • Green Brook, N.J.
  • Staten Island, N.Y.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • New York, N.Y.
  • Plains Township, Pa.
  • Green Brook, N.J.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Portland, Maine
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Jersey City, N.J.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Lincoln Park, N.J.
  • Jersey City, N.J.
  • New York, N.Y.
  • New York, N.Y.
  • New York, N.Y.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Jersey City, N.J.
  • Jersey City, N.J.
  • Jersey City, N.J.
  • Jersey City, N.J.
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • Albany, New York
  • Buffalo, New York
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • Portland, Maine
  • Boston Common
  • New York City
  • Toronto, Canada
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • Hartford, Connecticut
  • West Bend, Wisconsin
  • Kenosha, Wisconsin
  • Kenosha, Wisconsin
  • Madison, Wisconsin
  • Cambridge, Mass.
  • Cambridge, Mass.
  • Cambridge, Mass.
  • Plymouth Township, Mich.
  • West Springfield, Mass.
  • Detroit, Mich.
  • Plymouth Township, Mich.
  • New York City
  • Springfield, Mass.
  • Holyoke, Mass.
  • New York, N.Y.
  • New York, N.Y.
  • New York, N.Y.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Brick, N.J.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Boston, Mass.
  • Winter Storm Nemo

A look at the deaths related to the massive snowstorm that blanketed the Northeast in 1 to 3 feet of snow and battered the coastline with high winds and some flooding.

Connecticut

  • A 73-year-old man fell while cleaning up in Danbury and later died.
  • 49-year-old man in Shelton apparently suffered a "medical event" while shoveling snow.
  • A man was found dead in a driveway in Bridgeport. His body was discovered under snow.
  • A woman in her 80s who was clearing snow Friday in Prospect was fatally struck by a hit-and-run driver.
  • Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said five people died; details were not immediately available on the fifth death.

Maine

  • A 75-year-old man disoriented by whiteout conditions crashed into a tree in Passadumkeag, then drove his pickup onto the Penobscot River. The submerged truck was found Sunday.

Massachusetts

  • A boy who took shelter in a snowed-in car in Boston while his father shoveled around it died of carbon monoxide poisoning. Authorities said he was 13 or 14.
  • A man in Boston's Mattapan neighborhood also died of carbon monoxide poisoning in a running, snowed-in car.
  • A 60-year-old man died Saturday at a hospital after suffering a heart attack while clearing snow at his Webster home.

New York

  • A 23-year-old man plowing his driveway with a farm tractor went off the edge of the road and was killed in Columbia County.
  • A driver lost control in snowy conditions in Poughkeepsie and fatally struck a 74-year-old man.
  • A 58-year-old man apparently suffered a medical problem while removing snow from his car at a senior citizens' apartment complex in Selden on Long Island.

Ontario, Canada

  • An 80-year-old woman in Hamilton collapsed while shoveling her driveway.
  • A 49-year-old Oshawa man was killed as a result of a multi-vehicle collision in Pickering, east of Toronto, on Friday.
  • A 57-year-old Ottawa man died when his car crashed in blizzard conditions near Prescott, Ontario.

Information from the Associated Press was used in this report.


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