Lieberman rival escapes injury as car strikes crowd
3 staff members among 27 hurt
By Susan Haigh, Associated Press | July 9, 2006
NEW LONDON, Conn. -- Ned Lamont, the Democratic challenger for US Senate and several of his campaign staff workers were in the crowd that a station wagon plowed into yesterday afternoon during the city's annual Sailfest.
Lamont was not injured, said a campaign spokeswoman, but three of the staff members were treated for injuries. In all 27, people were injured in the accident.